CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps 2 pct as oil rally boosts energy stocks

Wed Sep 16, 2015 4:04pm EDT
 
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TORONTO, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index ended sharply higher on Wednesday, with energy stocks surging 5 percent as crude oil bounced and investors brace for a pivotal U.S. Federal Reserve rate decision.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 301.07 points, or 2.24 percent, at 13,763.78. All ten main groups rose, most by at least 1 percent. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)