June 17 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index opened higher on Wednesday, as signs of more stimulus and improving economic data lifted hopes of a sooner-than-expected recovery from the coronavirus-led recession.
* At 9:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 34.99 points, or 0.23%, at 15,550.82. (Reporting by Amal S in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)
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