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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.

Video Alert: How Retail Stocks Could Affect Your Portfolio

Your dark money editor is live in New York City monitoring retail sales heading into the holiday season. Retail stocks are under pressure as consumer spending moves further from storefronts to online shipping. With a slowdown in the economy, a lot lies on the backs of consumers as they decide between spending and reducing their personal debt. Watch Nomi’s warning in this weekend’s video alert.

Dark Money Buy: Trade For 200% Upside as Retail Bankruptcies Hit This Mall Giant

The vacancy rate in shopping malls recently reached an eight-year high. This is bad news for mall operators as they suffer from a steady erosion in the health of their tenants. Using our Dark Money Indicator, Nomi and Dan have identified the largest shopping mall operator in the U.S. as the best play to profit from a downtrend in the value of enclosed mall properties.

Dark Money Millionaires Portfolio Update for Nov. 7

Markets are still looking for any positive (or negative) news from the U.S.-China trade negotiations that will set direction for stocks. Valuations are even higher as the Fed continues to inject liquidity into the financial system as the markets seem to ignore the ever-growing global debt that is hurting pension and long-term investing funds. For now, read on for our latest thoughts on all open positons, including one recent play whose earnings report disappointed and sets up well for our put position.