How the central bankers rigged the world

In this searing exposé, former Wall Street insider Nomi Prins shows how the 2007-2008 financial crisis turbo-boosted the influence of central bankers and triggered a massive shift in the world order. Central banks and international institutions like the IMF have overstepped their traditional mandates by directing the flow of epic sums of fabricated money without any checks or balances.

About Nomi

Nomi Prins is a geopolitical financial expert and investigative journalist who sheds light on the dark corners of the global economy, while empowering people with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions.

Speaking Engagements


How Big Banks Work | FAN-tastic Friday: Nomi Prins leads a panel discussion on big banking featuring Sean Stone, Trinity Tran, and David Dayen in a clip from FAN-tastic Friday. Source: The Young Turks

At a homeless encampment by the Federal Reserve, one woman was surprised to learn that Jay Powell noticed her community. She's lost two jobs as an usher during covid.

With a bit of hope & a bit of disbelief, she said: “Maybe we could invite him to visit.”

Some1 at the @federalreserve questioning the perpetual put the Fed has provided Wall St's gamblers, i.e., using taxpayer $$$ to bail them out whenever they might lose money, creating moral hazard, incentivizing the highest risk behavior, & guaranteeing more bailouts

Michael S. Derby@michaelsderby

Fed’s Daly Says Frequency of Fed Market Interventions Is Concerning

A debt pandemic is engulfing the Global South – Economy and ecology | IPS Journal

How did you do over the last three months? This is what was going on inside Wall Street:

A record quarter for JPMorgan Chase
A record quarter for Goldman Sachs
A record quarter for Morgan Stanley
A record quarter for Citigroup

“While Summers, clinging to his generation’s assumptions about the proper balance between politics and technocratic judgment, wants to drag the conversation back to inflation and ‘output gaps’, what is actually at stake is the future of the republic.”

"The financial system enabled, weaponized, and profited handsomely from Madoff. Some hedge funds he did business with were nothing more than sales operations." via @intelligencer

New Quinnipiac poll shows support for higher taxes on corporations and the rich.

"Never ask a barber if you need a haircut." -Warren Buffett

"There’s been no shortage of credit provided overall by U.S. banks in the last year. It’s just that most of it went to Wall Street rather than Main Street."



“[An] unflinching, troubling exposé … well worth a close read by anyone looking to understand the roots of the last crash and prepare for the next.”
Publishers Weekly

“A somber, important warning that’s likely to cause readers to wonder about the safety of their assets, if not fear for the near-term future.”
Kirkus Reviews

“Prins offers practical and tactical solutions for preventing the downfall of the current over-inflated economy. This thoroughly researched, high-level view of central-bank operations would be interesting to those in the finance, banking, and economic fields.”