When to follow the investment herd

Strong dollar trade is most crowded, but crowd could be right

US equities push higher in thin trading

Russian rouble slips while oil see-saws on Libya concerns

Winning bets were obvious with Hindsight

Oil price fall and resilience of US economy were trends to spot

Concha tops UK’s share rise leader board

Aim-listed stock powered by hopes of a grand investment

Fire engulfs Libya’s largest oil terminal

Facility shut down as Islamist militias seek to seize control

Japan inflation slips to 14-month low

Fall in CPI threatens exit from ‘deflationary mindset’

Russia scales up bank bailout

Rouble’s rally falters at prospect of multiple rescues

Clearer OCC agrees capital raising deal

Options clearer in $150m equity raising with shareholders