TORONTO, Feb. 25 /CNW/ - Due to technical difficulties, Standard & Poor's
was unable to provide real-time, intra-day index levels for several of its
indices in Canada from 9:30am to 9:42am EST this morning. The issue has been
resolved, and index levels are again available through market data vendors and
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