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Nomi Prins is a renowned journalist, author and speaker. Her latest book, Collusion: How Central Banks Rigged the World is an expose into the 2007-2008 financial crisis and how the influence of central bankers triggered a massive shift in the world order. Her last book, All the Presidents' Bankers, is a groundbreaking narrative about the relationships of presidents to key bankers over the past century and how they impacted domestic and foreign policy. Her other books include a historical novel about the 1929 crash, Black Tuesday, and the hard-hitting expose It Takes a Pillage: Behind the Bonuses, Bailouts, and Backroom Deals from Washington to Wall Street (Wiley,2009/2010). She is also the author of Other People’s Money: The Corporate Mugging of America (The New Press, 2004) which was chosen as a Best Book of 2004 by The Economist, Barron's and The Library Journal, and Jacked (Polipoint Press, 2006).

She has appeared on numerous TV programs: internationally for BBC, RtTV, and nationally for CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, CSPAN, Democracy Now, Fox and PBS. She has been featured on hundreds of radio shows globally including for CNNRadio, Marketplace, NPR, BBC, and Canadian Programming. She has featured in numerous documentaries shot by international production companies, alongside prominent thought-leaders, and Nobel Prize winners.

She is a Forbes contributor. Her writing has been featured in The New York Times, Forbes, Fortune, Newsday, Mother Jones, Truthdig, The Guardian, The Nation, Alternet, NY Daily News, LaVanguardia, and other publications.

Her engaging key-note speeches are thoughtfully tailored, and she has spoken at numerous venues including at the Federal Reserve / IMF / World Bank Annual global central bank conference, the Purdue University/Sinai Forum, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Forum, Ohio State University Law School, Columbia University, Pepperdine Graduate School of Business, Manhattan College, National Consumer Law Center, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Sprott’s Gold Symposium, NASS Spinal Surgeons Conference, and the Mexican Senate.

She was a member of Senator (and presidential contender) Bernie Sanders (I-VT) Federal Reserve Reform Advisory Council, and is listed as one of America's TopWonks. She is on the advisory board of the whistle-blowing organization ExposeFacts, and a board member of animal welfare and wildlife conservation group, Born Free USA.

Nomi received her BS in Math from SUNY Purchase, and MS in Statistics from New York University, where she completed all required coursework for a PhD in Statistics. Before becoming a journalist, Nomi worked on Wall Street as a managing director at Goldman Sachs, ran the international analytics group as a senior managing director at Bear Stearns in London, and worked as a strategist at Lehman Brothers and an analyst at the Chase Manhattan Bank.

She is currently a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the non-partisan public policy think-tank, Demos.


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Dark Money Millionaires Portfolio Update for May 21

Markets have been trading in a range since our last update. This is due to the push-pull between optimism over a vaccine and reopening the economy versus hopes dashed when bad news comes out in those efforts. Meanwhile, the Fed continues using its ammunition to help companies stay afloat during the economic crisis. For now, Dan reviews all our open positions, including some great earnings news from one company we hold.

Video Alert: Dark Money Is Stabilizing Markets… For Now

There are competing factors that are causing the markets to move sideways for the past week. Despite awful economic data coming out, dark money is keeping liquidity in markets and has even caused a mini rally on Wall Street. But for how long? Listen as Nomi discusses comparisons to the Great Depression stock market that could impact your portfolio. Watch this video here.

Target a 200% Gain as Overhyped Chip Stock Returns to Earth

If more tension rises on the back of the anemic U.S. economic position, along with the need to pin blame on China for the virus that’s causing that pain, there could be more negativity in the U.S. - China trade relationship to come. This will mostly hurt the companies caught in the middle, including many semiconductor stocks. Using our Dark Money Monitor, Nomi and Dan target one chip stock as the best way to profit during this global recession. Its overvalued stock price combined with formidable competitors will put pressure on its business in the coming weeks.

Dark Money Millionaires Portfolio Update for May 7

The Fed is warning that the country risks falling into a Great Depression if it doesn’t reopen soon. Yet reopening the economy too quickly could not only lead to a greater death toll but also the danger that it would be forced to close again. We believe central banks will remain in ultra-ready mode with more dark money to keep the financial system saturated with cash. For now, Dan reviews all our open positions, including some good news for two of our positions after earnings calls this week.