Bitfinex & Connamara Release Digital Asset FIX Gateway

We are pleased to announce a collaboration with Connamara, the premier provider of matching engine technology, to deliver an open-source FIX (Financial Information eXchange) digital asset gateway for professional traders wishing to enter the digital asset markets. With the successful deployment of the FIX gateway, our aim is to facilitate improved access to...

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Bitfinex Introduces Support for BitcoinInterest

Bitfinex is pleased to announce support for BitcoinInterest (BCI), a proof-of-stake Bitcoin fork. Deposits for BCI have opened today, with trading set to be introduced as more deposits flow in. BitcoinInterest is a fork of Bitcoin allowing holders to stake their tokens to earn interest payments, without the underlying...

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Bitfinex Launches Verge (XVG) Trading

Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for Verge Currency (XVG). Deposits have been enabled, with trading set to go live at 11.30AM UTC.  Verge is a decentralised blockchain platform and cryptographic token created with privacy in mind. Verge is fast, flexible, private and anonymous; In addition...

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Bitfinex Launches Stellar (XLM) Trading

Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for Stellar Lumens (XLM). Deposits have been enabled, with trading set to go live at 11.30AM UTC.  Stellar Lumens are the native asset of the Stellar network - a free, open-source network that connects diverse financial systems and allows anyone...

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TRON (TRX) Migration Notice

  Update: July 11, 2018. Bitfinex has now completed the TRON (TRX) migration and deposits & withdrawals for TRX have once again been enabled. All TRX stored on Bitfinex has now been converted into mainnet TRX tokens. As the Tron (TRX) migration from ERC20 to its proprietary network...

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New Ethereum Tokens Added To Bitfinex

Today we are pleased to introduce trading for Aragon (ANT), Storj (STORJ), Dether (DTH) and Mithril (MITH). Deposits have been enabled as of 9.45 UTC, with trading for all tokens set to commence at 14.00 UTC. Bitfinex is excited to provide a platform of support for...

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EOS Block Producer Application

Bitfinex is pleased to officially present itself as an EOS Block Producer Candidate. Founded in 2012, Bitfinex is a digital asset trading platform offering state-of-the-art services for digital currency traders and liquidity providers. Since our inception, our focus has been on identifying and advancing the capabilities...

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Support for EOS MainNet Token Swap

Bitfinex is pleased to announce full support for the upcoming EOS MainNet Token Swap. As EOS transitions from Ethereum to the EOS MainNet chain, Bitfinex will manage all technical requirements for our users to ensure a smooth token registration process for those holding EOS on...

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Introducing ‘Hive’ – A distributed matching engine for digital asset trading

This week’s performance update was focused around the deployment of Hive — a distributed, multi-threaded & multi-process matching engine built around speed, stability and scalability.   Electronic Matching Engines A matching engine is the core software behind an electronic, computer-driven trading platform like Bitfinex. A far cry from rowdy floor traders, cryptocurrency...

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