June 5 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index ticked higher at the open on Wednesday, as the materials sector gained on the back of rising gold prices.
* At 9:30 a.m. ET (1330 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX Composite index was up 44.03 points, or 0.27%, at 16,210.27. (Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)
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