CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher ahead of BoC rate decision

Wed Sep 9, 2015 9:43am EDT
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TORONTO, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index jumped shortly after the open, ahead of the Bank of Canada's interest rate decision and as global investors bet on more economic stimulus from China.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was rose 124.55 points, or 0.91 percent, to 13,755.22. Nine of the index's 10 main sectors advanced. (Reporting by Solarina Ho; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)