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BTC trial launches in El Salvador & aluminum price spike on Guinea coup

The great bitcoin experiment is underway in El Salvador as the Central American nation adopts the cryptocurrency as a means of payment. Boom Bust’s Ben Swann and Jeffrey Tucker of the Brownstone Institute analyze the most recent developments in the sector. Then we turn to the aluminum industry as prices are soaring in the wake of a coup in the West African nation of Guinea. And the Brexit fallout continues as the United Kingdom extends a key deadline for Northern Ireland. Hilary Fordwich of the British-American Business Association lends her analysis to the program.