TSX rises 0.09% to 18,854.00

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Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index rises to a record high

* The Toronto Stock Exchange's TSX rises 0.09 percent to 18,854.00

* Leading the index were Trillium Therapeutics Inc , up 6.3%, OceanaGold Corp​, up 6.1%, and Crescent Point Energy Corp​, higher by 5.6%.

* Lagging shares were Teck Resources Ltd​​, down 6.2%, Centerra Gold Inc​, down 5.6%, and Equitable Group Inc​, lower by 3.6%.

* On the TSX 143 issues rose and 74 fell as a 1.9-to-1 ratio favored advancers. There were 3 new highs and no new lows, with total volume of 602.5 million shares.

* The most heavily traded shares by volume were Cenovus Energy Inc, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd and Toronto-dominion Bank.

* The TSX's energy group rose 2.52 points, or 2.2%, while the financials sector slipped 0.88 points, or 0.2%.

* West Texas Intermediate crude futures rose 2.4%, or $1.44, to $61.44 a barrel. Brent crude rose 1.9%, or $1.2, to $64.48 [O/R]

* The TSX is up 8.1% for the year.