COMMODITY trader Noble Group was the most active stock on Singapore Exchange by volume traded on Friday morning.
It fell by as much as 10 per cent to S$0.27 after resuming trading at about 10.25 am. Some 45.2 million shares had changed hands.
Trading resumed after Noble requested for a brief halt as it unveiled a one for one rights issue at more than 60 per cent discount to Thursday stock price close of S$0.30.
The commodities trader also announced the impending step-down of its founder and executive chairman Richard Elman, changes to its board of directors as well as the US$500 million rights issue.