CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher, buoyed by TD deal
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)
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