17 Aug 2016

Interim Update

We are now in a position to offer our customers and the public updates on a few key areas associated with the security breach that occurred on August 2nd. Specifically, we want to provide you with preliminary information about the breach itself and about security...

10 Aug 2016

Site Update

Today, August 10th, 2016, at 16:00:00 UTC we will be enabling additional platform features as we continue to restore service after the incident on August 2nd. Exchange trading will be enabled for all currencies and pairs, while deposits and withdrawals will be enabled for BTC,...

08 Aug 2016

Interim Announcement

Reports have circulated suggesting that we have not committed reserves in the effort to compensate customers impacted by the security breach last week. Any such reports are false; we have committed all of the company’s reserves to compensate customers. Certain funds are being held back...

07 Aug 2016

Site Relaunch

We are beginning the process of bringing the platform online in a controlled and secure way. Currently the site is available on a read-only basis as we continue to work towards enabling full functionality. This means that users will be able to log into their...

06 Aug 2016

Bitfinex Interim Update:

Following the theft on August 2nd, the Bitfinex team has been working tirelessly towards bringing the platform back online in a secure and controlled manner. We have finalized the accounting of losses incurred and are currently coordinating strategic plans for compensating customers. We intend to come...

05 Aug 2016

Update

We are still working out the details so nothing is set in stone, however we are leaning towards a socialized loss scenario among bitcoin balances and active loans to BTCUSD positions. The numbers being quoted are erroneous as nothing has been decided as of yet...

03 Aug 2016

Bitfinex Update

We are currently in an ongoing process of restoring limited functionality in a secure environment, with full functionality coming afterwards in progressive stages. The first step is bringing the site online and allowing users to login and view the state of their accounts. Note that...

02 Aug 2016

Security Breach

Today we discovered a security breach that requires us to halt all trading on Bitfinex, as well as halt all digital token deposits to and withdrawals from Bitfinex. We are investigating the breach to determine what happened, but we know that some of our users have...