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TSX advances for fourth day amid low volumes

Canadian shares advanced for a fourth day amid low volumes as a rally in energy producers and banks overpowered declines among gold miners. The Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index (TSE:OSPTX) rose 0.3 percent to 14,486.07 at 12:24 p.m. in Toronto. Almost seven shares gained for every five stocks that lost as half of the ten main groups advanced.

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UPDATE - Gemfields PLC secures US$15mln working capital facility from Pallinghurst

Gemfields said it has agreed a US$15mln working capital facility with key shareholder Pallinghurst, the resources company run by former BHP chief Brian Gilbertson.

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