31 Aug 2016

BFX Margin Trading Is Live

We have enabled margin trading for the the BFX pairs BFXBTC and BFXUSD. Margin funding has also been enabled allowing users to place BFX margin funding offers and bids. Margin requirements for BFX trading will be identical to those of BTC, LTC, ETC, and ETH: 30%...

26 Aug 2016

Security Breach FAQ

Here are answers to the questions that we have been getting most frequently regarding the security breach on August 2nd and the new BFX tokens. If there are any questions that you might have that we have not covered below, please contact support@bitfinex.com and we...

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...