CANADA STOCKS-TSX at record-high close as gold miners bounce

TORONTO, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Canada's benchmark stock index notched a record-high close on Wednesday, boosted by sharp gains for gold miners as bullion prices bounced off multimonth lows after the U.S. Federal Reserve hiked rates but kept its 2018 outlook unchanged.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 22.56 points, or 0.14 percent, at 16,136.59. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp, editing by G Crosse)