Nomi PrinsNomi Prins

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.


Dark Money Millionaires Portfolio Update for November 19

Markets were again caught this week between economic impact of the virus considerations and vaccine optimism. The market was also concerned over October retail sales increasing less than expected and, with lockdowns increasing around the U.S. and Europe, we expect next week to see people turning more to online sales and online entertainment. For now, Dan gives guidance on all our open positions, including moving our recent BJ buy to a hold.

Video Alert: Wall Street and Biden: A New Personal Relationship

As a Biden administration takes power, Wall Street will experience better communication with the White House. This will result in a better personal relationship and create a more consistent demeanor and message between the political and financial world. Watch Nomi’s video this week as she discusses this relationship and how it could benefit your portfolio when this transition takes place.

Dark Money Buy: 200% Upside In Our Favorite Value-Oriented Retailer

As outside temperatures drop, and flu or Covid-19 cases rise, we could be in for a few months during which consumer behavior flips back towards essential and home-comfort related purchases that can be made in an easy manner. Using our Dark Money Monitor, Nomi and Dan have revisited this leading wholesale club as the best way to profit from consumer trends reverting back to shopping in a safe and value-oriented environment.

Video Alert: With Uncertainty Comes Resolve and Strength

As uncertainty related to the U.S. election has subsided, markets rallied this week as a result. Whenever uncertainty has hit our nation’s history, it has built strength which created opportunities for many, including investors. Watch Nomi’s video this week as she discusses this in an historical context that will help in our trade selections in the coming weeks.

Dark Money Millionaires Portfolio Update for November 5

As we monitor the election results, the polls turned out to vastly underestimate the percentage of votes for Trump and overestimate those for Biden in key states. No matter what the results, we think the Fed (and other central banks globally) will remain poised to continue supporting the markets with dark money injections and strategies to ward off continued economic effects of the pandemic. For now, Dan gives guidance on all our open positions, including moving two positions from buys to holds.