* Czech crown, Polish zloty surge 1% against euro * Mexican, Colombian cenbank seen hiking interest rates by 25 bps * Brazil’s Petrorio jumps 7.4%, America Movil extends gains By Susan Mathew Sept 30 (Reuters) – An index of emerging market stocks built on the day’s gains as most Latam bourses also rose, while monetary policy was the defining theme among currencies, with the Czech crown surging 1% after a larger-than-expected interest rate hike. MSCI’s index of EM stocks picked up from over five-week lows to rise 0.2%, with a 1% jump in Brazil’s Bovespa index – the most among Latam peers – adding to gains elsewhere. The Czech crown looked to post its best session in nearly 11 months against the euro after a 75 basis points hike to 1.5%.
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