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CANADA STOCKS-TSX closes at record high as BlackBerry jumps

TORONTO, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index notched its highest-ever close on Wednesday, boosted by a sharp jump in shares of BlackBerry Ltd after it announced a self-driving partnership and by gains among marijuana producers, energy companies and banks.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index unofficially closed up 61.56 points, or 0.38 percent, at 16,371.55. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by James Dalgleish)