CANADA STOCKS-TSX up 1 percent as bank shares rally

Mon Oct 5, 2009 11:11am EDT
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 TORONTO, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose
1 percent on Monday morning as investors returned to equities
following a two-week slide.
 At 11:00 a.m. (1500 GMT), the S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE was up 111.27 points, or 1.02 percent, at 11,069.60.
Banking shares were up 1.9 percent, while the oil and gas group
rose 1 percent.
 (Reporting by Frank Pingue; editing by Peter Galloway)