CANADA STOCKS-TSX climbs after Bernanke comments

Mon Mar 26, 2012 4:04pm EDT
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TORONTO, March 26 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose along with global equity markets on Monday after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke made comments that signaled the U.S. central bank will keep a supportive monetary policy stance.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 109.13 point, or 0.88 percent, at 12,574.79.