CANADA STOCKS-TSX surges on economic optimism
TORONTO, Aug 13 (Reuters) - (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose sharply on Thursday, as strong European economic news helped light a fire under commodities and financials stocks.
The S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially closed up 181.47 points, or 1.7 percent, at 10,841.34, with nine of its 10 main groups higher. (Reporting by Cameron French; editing by Rob Wilson)
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