Ambitious Jana is confronted with the unscrupulous machinations of the world of finance. Her working life is determined by egotism, the pressure to succeed and machismo. She soon has to decide how far she is prepared to go for her career.

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Series cast summary:
Tobias Moretti ...  Quirin Sydow 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Paula Beer ...  Jana Liekam 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Barry Atsma ...  Gabriel Fenger 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Désirée Nosbusch ...  Christelle Leblanc 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Albrecht Schuch ...  Adam Pohl 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Mai Duong Kieu ...  Thao Hoang 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Canan Samadi Canan Samadi ...  Maria 12 episodes, 2018-2020
Marc Limpach ...  Luc Jacoby 6 episodes, 2018
Germain Wagner Germain Wagner ...  Ties Jacoby 6 episodes, 2018
Jeff Wilbusch ...  Noah Weisz 6 episodes, 2018
Jörg Schüttauf ...  Peter Schultheiß 6 episodes, 2018
Jean-Marc Barr ...  Robert Khano 6 episodes, 2018
Patrick Dewayne ...  Liam Atwood 6 episodes, 2018
Utsav Agrawal Utsav Agrawal ...  Shanti Bhardevej 5 episodes, 2018
Maximilian Brauer Maximilian Brauer ...  Leon Pohl 5 episodes, 2018
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After being wrongly fired from Crédit International, a prestigious investment bank in Luxembourg, Jana Liekam, a talented young investment banker, is offered a dream-job in Frankfurt under the supervision of prominent Gabriel Fenger, Head of Investment Banking at Deutsche Invest. Suddenly, Jana not only had to give up her job, but also leave her boyfriend and his 5-year-old daughter behind. While Jana quickly manages to impress Fenger and his team with her passion and ambition, she realizes only too late that Christelle Leblanc, her former boss at Crédit International, has secretly been pulling the strings and manipulating Jana to her own advantage. Soon, Jana finds herself torn between her new obligations and Leblanc's relentless blackmail...will she and her career survive this merciless power play? Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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30 April 2018 (USA) See more »

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Interesting characters
23 July 2019 | by mingsphinxSee all my reviews

If you are familiar with international finance then you will know that the setting is unrealistic but the characters are all too recognizable. The twists and turns that swirl around the plots and counter plots can be dizzying but very fun to watch. There are no good or bad people, just winners and losers.


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