New Commission Structure

We have decided to unify our BTC and LTC trading fee schedules into one universal tier structure based upon overall USD value traded in the last 30 days. We have also added additional tiers that reduce the taker rate. This new system will allow traders...

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Banking holidays

Due to the Dragon Boat Festival Holiday in Taiwan on June 20 all banks will be closed Friday June 19. No deposits or withdrawals by wire will be processed this day. Best regards The Bitfinex team...

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Update regarding recent security breach

Following the unfortunate security incident involving our hot wallets, we have worked diligently with our security specialists and customers to ensure the security of the new hot wallets as well as working with individual customers who were affected. New (secure) deposit addresses for BTC, LTC...

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Urgent action required

Dear Customer although we keep over 99.5% of users’ BTC deposits in secure multisig wallets, the small remaining amount in coins in our hot wallet are theoretically vulnerable to attack. We believe that our hot wallet keys might have been compromised and ask that all...

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Withdrawal Confirmations

In an effort to eliminate “orphaned” withdrawals requests, Bitfinex will start to automatically cancel withdrawals that have been pending e-mail confirmation for over an hour. Canceled withdrawal amounts will be credited back immediately to customer accounts. We are doing this as a service to our...

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Banking holidays

Due to the Tomb Sweeping Day in Taiwan all banks will be closed this coming Friday (3 April) and coming Monday (6 April). No deposits or withdrawals by wire will be processed these 2 days. Best regards The Bitfinex team...

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Banking holidays

Due to the Chinese New Year festivities in Taiwan all banks will be closed from Wednesday 18 February up to Monday 23 February. On Tuesday 24 February the banks will re-open. During this period Bitfinex won¹t be able to process incoming and outgoing wires. In addition to...

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Notice Regarding Bitfinex Security Practices

In light of recent events, and in response to questions from our users, we wanted to convey some information to the community regarding our security protocols. Generally, we want to remind our users that we are paranoid about security, and have the industry leading standards...

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Mining Contract Size Increase

We will be adding additional hashing capacity to TH1, increasing it to a total of 600 THS (terahashes per second) in an effort provide greater liquidity and enhance price discovery in both the exchange and swaps market. The additional capacity will be added immediately after...

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