CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher, buoyed by TD deal

Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:35am EST
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 TORONTO, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index rose
on Tuesday as Toronto-Dominion Bank's (TD.TO: Quote) deal to buy
Chrysler Financial from private equity firm Cerberus Capital
Management for $6.3 billion helped lift the market.
 The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index
.GSPTSE rose 1.38 points to 13,194.66 at the open.
 ($1=$1.02 Canadian)
 (Reporting by Solarina Ho)