When money drives almost all activity on the planet, it’s essential that we understand it. Yet simple questions often get overlooked – questions like: where does money come from? Who creates it? Who decides how it gets used? And what does that mean for the millions of ordinary people who suffer when money and finance…Details
Learn why you might be finding it so hard to get a job right now and get out of debt. Learn why politicians cannot get out of debt whether they are from the left or the right and banks dictate their policy. Learn why it is so hard to raise finance for business and the…Details
It was a great honor to present at TEDx last weekend. I have been a TED fan for years and have always believed that the message about banking is an idea worth spreading through TED. But now we need your support in order to get tis message on the big TED stage where people like…Details
Enjoyed being a part of the team interviewed for 97% owned.
Here is a sneak peakÂ trailerÂ and will post the full documentary of 97% owned once it is out.
The creation of money and who controls it will be the big debate in the next ten years.Simon Dixon
Simon Dixon debates Gold and banking reform on Press TV. Iran is no longer dealing in the dollar for oil sales which is putting focus on gold. A few days ago the global political Islamic group Hizb ut Tahrir put forward a case for the gold standard. The report puts forward the argument that the…Details
Buzzbnk and BankTotHeFuture.com founders were recently interviewed on Monocle Radio 24 on Crowdfunding and the future of crowdfunding.
Michael Norton from Buzzbnk and Simon Dixon from Bank To The Future share why people use CrowdFunding and the pitfalls involved in CrowdFunding.Simon Dixon
So I was recently invited onto Press TV to review a documentary called ‘Capitalism is the crisis’. It blames us business people for all problems in the world – from austerity to student debt to riots to bankers bonuses and everything in between. Now if the documentary was called ‘banking is the crisis’ or ‘corporatism…Details
http://bit.ly/obTzlr Simon Dixon presents on the future of banking and finance careers in the entrepreneurial unemployment economy ahead. Simon shares the different types of banks and financial institutions, what they do and the 7 major trends that will effect your career decisions over the next 5 years. Simon Dixon is the founder of Bank Talk Show…Details
While Fred Goodwin seems to be the focus of many today with the stripping of his knighthood, it is very easy to single out somebody to blame for the mess we are in today, but a quick look at reality and he just happened to be CEO of a bank at a time when whoever…Details
So it’s become a bit of a tradition for me now. Every New Years Day I pull out the financial charts and make some forecasts. (What a geek I know, it has been since my days trading for an investment bank). So in true New Years tradition this morning I pulled out the charts to…Details
Presenting at the Bitcoin conference 2011 Simon Dixon shares how to disrupt banking and why banking is so indisputable.
There are three industries that need disrupting the most and none of them are disrupted because of three rules and flaws in modern banking.
Simon Dixon shares why at the European Bitcoin conference 2011.Simon Dixon
OK, while the documentary ‘the secret’ has some value, positive thinking alone will get you in a bit of trouble right now. I prefer – expect the best, but prepare for the worst and take massive action, don’t try and rely on the universe fixing everything for you right now. Just in case you have…Details
Just got back from presenting at a European Banking Reform Conference in Prague and woke up to some interesting headlines… In my YouTube video ‘The Great Depression of 2013‘, I said that following the forecasted credit rating downgrades and further quantitative easing comes change in regulations to patch up the broken ponzi scheme we call…Details
So after getting an invite to present to the Occupy London people, I enjoyed presenting so much, I wanted to get the recording to you. So here it is. I get a little carried away when talking about banking reform, so you may see a side of me you have not seen before. But I…Details
When I told the world years ago that banking was unsustainable and due a collapse because of banks ability to create money, I was often called a conspiracy theorist. When I told economists that their theories are built upon a misunderstanding of money, I was outcasted by academics. When I told students that most will…Details
So since posting â€˜The Great Depression of 2013â€™ video on YouTube, we have had credit rating downgrades of Greece, the US, Italy and now Spain. In the video I was forecasting the path to banking reform and the first step was less willingness to lend to governments. This is reflected in a credit rating downgrade.…Details
Last week I wrote a blog during the Occupy Wall Street campaign about a YouTube video posted on a channel called TheAnnonMessage in which a computer-generated voice tells viewers that “on October 10, NYSE shall be erased from the Internet” in an operation dubbed ‘Invade Wall Street’. To update you, a statement was later posted…Details
Obviously, many of you will be aware of the Occupy Wall Street protest by now. There are protests outside Wall Street that are growing in numbers and further than just Wall Street now, with plans to do the same in other financial districts. To keep up with what’s happening, I recommend you follow #OccupyWallStreet on…Details
OK, so protests are an emotional time. This one made my blood boil when I saw the video at the end of this post, but just before you watch it… …Obviously there is a lot of anger behind those who protest outside Wall Street in the Occupy Wall Street protests, and for good reasons too.…Details
I did a whole chapter on how money will evolve into social media platforms in the future. Thought I would share this interesting take with you here as it features a few of my friends… Facebook ad revenue is growing fast, but its currency system, called “Credits,” is growing even faster. Facebook will collect revenue…Details