During vacations with a part of his family in Australia, very strange things happen with the women of Bob Horner``s sourrounding. Even returning to Europe the reactions of his daughter and his lover don`t dissappear. Bob needs to be creative . Step by step he gets close to the reasons of the denial of the reality by the perons he loves.
Pushed by the quickly falling exchange rate of the Ruble, the enemies of our banker try to counter his politically motivated financial activities for the Ukraine. This reaches from attacks on private investors up to blocking credits of the World Bank in New York. No wonder that the invisible war generates into shoot-outs and rocket-attacks.
Out of Larry Ritter‘s series of crime stories in the world of very big business, threeof them focus on the financial war going on between the West and Russia in the context of the Ukraine.
This first volume deals with the sudden power a Geneva-based banker of a huge US bank has to apply in un-freezing the funds of the Ukrainian oligarchs. Unknowingly he plays destiny for many in this tortured country:
Trying to do his best for the population, he becomes part of the power game the international finance world is playing in this crisis. Like a lock keeper he opens up or closes the stream of money into an economy brought down after decades of corruption.