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CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as investors shrug off Omicron fears

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as investors shrug off Omicron fears

reuters.com · 12/29/2021 09:34
CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as investors shrug off Omicron fears

- Canada's main stock index rose in thin trading on Wednesday, extending gains for a fifth straight session, helped by easing worries over the impact of the Omicron coronavirus variant.

At 9:31 a.m. ET (14:31 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 100.35 points, or 0.47%, at 21,330.03.


(Reporting by Amal S in Bengaluru; Editing by Ramakrishnan M.)

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