High Stakes

High Stakes

2001, Comedy
An ex-civil servant becomes chairman of an investment firm and must contend with a jealous coworker.

Episode Guide

  • High Stakes - Dream Team (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Dream Team

    Bruce and Nicholas press Michael Calderwood for the repayment of a large loan.

  • High Stakes - The Challenge (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Challenge

    When Nicholas goes on leave for a few days, he thinks the responsibility of being in charge will terrify Bruce.

  • High Stakes - The Poacher (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Poacher

    Nicholas employs the services of Christabel Webster, who is more keen on poaching the bank's staff than helping it.

  • High Stakes - The Devil Is in the Detail (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Devil Is in the Detail

    Bruce becomes suspicious of analyst Mary Mansfield's trading claims.

  • High Stakes - An Act of Defiance (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    An Act of Defiance

    When someone causes serious mischief in Nicholas' office, his investigations turn up a few nasty surprises.

  • High Stakes - Soulmates (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    New bank chairman Nicholas Quinn promotes trust and openness in a letter to employees; fund investor Stephen Clay admits to using astrology to make his investments.