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


Squawk Box Europe: Markets have been inflated by central bank policy. Check out Nomi on CNBC Europe.

If the Fed doesn't slow the pace of its monthly bond purchases in the next few months, its balance sheet will be close to $9 trillion by yearend. In the past three months alone, its holdings have expanded by $384 billion, to $8.45 trillion.

.@KarenPetrou's new book on monetary policy details how the Fed's turn toward QE and ultralow interest rates have done wonders for billionaires while impoverishing millions of ordinary people. | @ryanmcmaken

"Powell still hasn't acted. He has not yet actually cut off the flow of insider information to Rosengren and Kaplan"

"The slowdown in job growth is a stark reminder of something that Powell made clear a couple of weeks ago in remarks that now seem prescient: “The covid pandemic is still casting a shadow on economic activity. It is still very much with us..."

Fed to review financial trading rules for senior leaders after it became public two regional Fed chiefs were actively trading stocks and other investments while having a seat at the monetary policy table.

Join us for a stimulating conversation moderated by @pdacosta featuring @agnesquis @IFPRI, @NMartinRogers @WilderFdtn, & @RhondaVSharpe. They will discuss the importance of #disaggregatingdata to reduce race & gender inequality. Register here



“[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.”