CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as oil price rally boosts energy stocks

Wed Oct 28, 2015 4:29pm EDT
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TORONTO Oct 28 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index closed up 1.2 percent on Wednesday, boosted by a sharp rally in oil prices that benefited energy stocks, while railways and banks also featured among major gainers.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 163.56 points, or 1.19 percent, at 13,863.16. Nine of its 10 main groups gained.

(Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Matthew Lewis)