Canada’s main stock index touched a record high on Friday, as growing optimism around U.S.-China trade talks lifted sentiment while shares of energy companies and gold miners tracked oil prices and the bullion higher.
At 9:32 a.m. ET (13:32 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index was up 61.67 points, or 0.37%, at 16,704.95.
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