September 13, 2012 / 4:48 PM / in 5 years

CANADA STOCKS-TSX jumps as Fed launchs more stimulus

TORONTO, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index bounced higher after the U.S. Federal Reserve launched another aggressive stimulus program on Thursday, saying i t would buy bonds until employment recovers.

The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index jumped 51.32 points, 0.42 percent, to a session high of 12,283.94 after the news. It was in the red before the Fed statement.

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