About this book
A chilling contemporary thriller set in the world of high finance, from the bestselling author of "The Ghost, Fatherland" and "Enigma". Follows a physicist who uses a computer to trade successfully on the world's financial markets, who is disturbed by an intruder into his house. There will be a huge PR campaign.
His name is carefully guarded from the general public but within the secretive inner circles of the ultra-rich. Dr Alex Hoffmann is a legend - a visionary scientist whose computer software turns everything it touches into gold. Together with his partner, an investment banker, Hoffmann has developed a revolutionary form of artificial intelligence.