At the age of twenty-six, Largo Winch inherits a financial cartel worth ten billion dollars. Rebel, womaniser, hoodlum, and anti-conformist, he is called 'the humanist billionaire'. But can you keep your hands clean at the head of such an emporium? From women with deadly charms to conspiring bank managers, from financial transactions to illegitimate trafficking, Largo Winch gives blow for blow. And not always within the bounds of the law.