ETC Hard Fork Plans

To protect against the ongoing attacks first targeting Ethereum and now Ethereum Classic, the Ethereum Classic Project announced a hard fork scheduled for ETC block 2,500,000, approximately 05:20 AM UTC Tuesday, October 25th. Bitfinex users holding ETC do not need to take any special actions;...

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Bitfinex Recovery Right Tokens

It is possible that some or all of the bitcoins stolen from Bitfinex will be recovered, perhaps through the efforts of law enforcement or through our own outreach to the hackers. . To further reward BFX token holders converting to equity, we have created a new...

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RRT Exchange Trading Enabled

On October 11th, 2016, at 09:00:00 UTC, Exchange Trading of RRT pairs RRTUSD and RRTBTC has been enabled for all accounts, save and except for U.S. Persons. Margin Trading and Margin Funding will not be available. Those who participated in the first round of the BFX...

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BFX token to iFinex equity conversion update

BFX Tokens were created in the aftermath of the events of August 2nd. It has always been our objective to retire these tokens efficiently and quickly, including through various equity conversion programs. Such programs may employ so-called Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs). The first step towards participating...

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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%...

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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...

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Bitfinex signs letter of intent with BnkToTheFuture

We have formally signed a letter of intent with BnkToTheFuture, the online investment platform for financial innovation and technology investment opportunities, to provide solutions towards compensating customers with equity in Bitfinex. BnkToTheFuture will be providing a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) through which qualifying BFX token holders...

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