CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises 1 pct as risk appetite recovers

Wed Sep 14, 2011 2:46pm EDT
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 TORONTO, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index
rose more than 1 percent on Wednesday afternoon, alongside
global equities, as optimism over tentative steps to resolve
Europe's debt crisis overcame fears of a Greek default.
 At 2:40 p.m. (1840 GMT) the Toronto Stock Exchange's
S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE was up 124.66 points, or 1.02
percent, at 12,330.14.
 (Reporting by Andrea Hopkins; editing by Rob Wilson)