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TSX edges higher as resource shares climb

A sign board displaying Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) stock information is seen in Toronto June 23, 2014. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index edged higher on Wednesday, although paring some earlier gains, as resource shares climbed, while financials and Maple Leaf Foods Inc lost ground.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 9 points, or 0.06 percent, at 15,627.93. Four of the index’s 10 main groups ended higher.

Reporting by Fergal Smith; Editing by Peter Cooney

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