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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.

Dark Money Buy: Triple Your Money as Crisis Hits Shares of Challenged Toy Maker

As individuals and small businesses struggle with the current pandemic and economic fallout, consumers will naturally make choices between which expenses are necessary and which aren’t. Discretionary spending will be curbed in favor of basic and essential expenses. Using our Dark Money Monitor, Nomi and Dan turn to a leading toy maker whose production and revenue was undoubtedly disrupted in the first quarter and may be impacted well into the second quarter. With high debt and lower revenues, its stock price will suffer as the pandemic continues.

Dark Money Millionaires Portfolio Update

Between a stimulus package and Fed assistance, a total of $6 trillion will be available to support the economy pending congressional approval. We expect next week’s heavy calendar of economic and employment figures to paint a stark picture showing just the beginning of the negative impact from the pandemic. For now, read on for our latest thoughts on all open positions, including important analysis on one high-performing position and moving another to a hold.

Video Alert: A Review of a Difficult Week for Us All

As the viral outbreak continues, the U.S government is providing historical support to its citizens and small businesses nationwide. Will it be enough to fight off a recession or even a depression? In this important video, Nomi details what both the Fed continues to do in helping the economy as well as providing her insight on a difficult week for us all. Watch the video here.

Dark Money Buy: Look for a Quick Double on this Hotel Trade

With the coronavirus spreading, travel and leisure stocks are taking a big hit in the market. One area suffering is the hotel sector as businesses cancel conferences that make up a lot of revenue for this industry. Using our Dark Money Monitor, Nomi and Dan turn to one REIT that is one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels in the country. As revenue suffers due to the pandemic, it will put pressure on its stock price as a result.