'Bristol Pound' currency to boost independent traders
The Euro is in trouble, the world's financial system is in turmoil. Is this the perfect time for cities to go it alone, and print their own money?BBC News: 'Bristol Pound' currency to boost independent traders
A group of independent traders in Bristol are launching their own currency, with the backing of the council and a credit union.
The "Bristol Pound" will be printed in notes, and also traded electronically.
Read the full feature by David Harvey on the BBC News website below...
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