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 June 4

The overriding sentiment in the markets this week was full steam ahead despite massive unemployment, nationwide protests keeping many small businesses closed and the overhang of the coronavirus. However, we believe headwinds are coming due to cash-flow reassessments for many companies along with constraints on consumer spending. For now, read on as Dan reviews all our open positions in the portfolio.

Video Alert: Watch Out For Geopolitical Dark Clouds Over Your Portfolio

The markets got a pop this week from continued optimism in the economy’s gradual reopening. However, dark clouds could be forming from ongoing U.S. – China tensions that have been exacerbated by the Hong Kong situation. This could put a damper on stocks gaining ground for the near future. Watch Nomi’s video here for more details of how this could affect your portfolio.

Dark Money Buy: 200% Upside in Our Favorite Defensive Food Stock

The pandemic is bringing about big changes in consumer habits. This includes lifestyle changes when it comes to food. With fears and uncertainty rising during this economic crisis, many consumers are conserving their spending and finding cheaper alternatives to restaurants. Using our Dark Money Monitor, Nomi and Dan target one packaged food manufacturer that is positioned for big gains as more consumers prepare their meals at home versus eating out. This growing trend will benefit its stock price as a result.

Discipline Leads To Success

Dear 25 Cent Trader, Habits can make you or break you. Self-discipline creates a habit in your life that is important for success, whether in your work, personal relationships or finances. This also goes for trading. There is one thing you must do to become a disciplined trader, especially in the choppy markets we are...

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.