The great work “The Financier” was written in 1912. It refers to the cycle of the “Trilogy of desires” followed by Titan and Stoic. In the work “The Financier” described the life of the main character Frank Cowperwood on the background of the political, economic, and social problems of the United States of America of that time. Frank’s sharp mind, insight, cleverness in performing a variety of financial transactions, bewitches. The work is based on the life of the American public figure and the millionaire Charles Yerkes, who played a significant role in the development of the infrastructure of big cities like Chicago and London.