Kari Nars participating in the Singapore Writers Festival

Dr. Kari Nars, one of Finland’s most respected financial experts and author of Swindling Billions (Miten miljoonia huijataan, Tammi 2009), is participating in the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF). Held on 22.-30.9.2011, SWF is a multi-lingual literary festival featuring the world’s major literary talents. On 29 October, Kari Nars will discuss Swindling Billions in a Meet the Author session, and on 30 October he will participate in a panel discussion called Measuring Happiness.

Swindling Billions is a thrilling read about the most unscrupulous swindles of mankind. Rights to the title have been sold to five languages so far: World English/Marshall Cavendish, German/Wiley-VCH, Korean/Hanbit-Biz, Romanian/Hardcover & Paperback and  Simplified Chinese/Law Press China. The English, German and Romanian editions have been published in 2011 and the Korean and Chinese editions will be published in 2012.

As one of the most respected financial experts in Europe, Kari Nars presents a fascinating angle for swindlers´  motives… To make sure you don´t become a sorry victim to a clever crook, don´t miss Nars´ reality check for staying clear of swindlers.”  – Jim Banting: Free Press Release

Please ask for the English text and reading copies!

About author

Kari Nars

Dr. Kari Nars has a long and distinguished career in various high banking positions in London, Washington and Paris, and as a director of Finland’s central bank and Ministry of Finance. He has published several books, and was chief editor and main writer of Excellence in Debt Management by Euromoney Books in London.


2009, General Nonfiction

Swindling Billions

Kari Nars

2006, General Nonfiction

Money and Happiness

Kari Nars