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CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls nearly 2 pct, pressured by slide in crude oil prices

TORONTO, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index fell on Monday as the slide in crude oil prices weighed on energy shares and financials also suffered deep losses.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed down 246.42 points, or 1.99 percent, at 12,143.16. It included a 5.1 percent drop in the energy sector. (Reporting by Fergal Smith)

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