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CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as oil jump boosts energy stocks; Barrick gains

TORONTO, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index ended higher on Wednesday, boosted by solid gains for energy stocks as oil prices jumped, while Barrick Gold Corp rose after it resumed operations at a mine in Argentina.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 89.57 points, or 0.62 percent, at 14,610.58. Six of its 10 main groups gained. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by James Dalgleish)

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