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CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as higher oil prices boost energy shares

TORONTO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index rose on Thursday as higher oil prices boosted energy shares, while heavyweight financial stocks also gained ground.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 21.72 points, or 0.14 percent, at 16,095.30, shortly after the open. Eight of the index’s 10 main groups gained. (Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Frances Kerry)

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