CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends up as investors cheer Summers exit, Syria deal

Mon Sep 16, 2013 4:09pm EDT
 
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TORONTO, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index
advanced on Monday after investors were encouraged that Lawrence
Summers had quit the race to become the U.S. Federal Reserve
chairman and a deal was struck between Russia and the United
States over Syria.
    The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
 unofficially closed up 93.48 points, or 0.73 percent,
at 12,816.88. All of the 10 main sectors on the index were
higher.