22 May 2015

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...

06 May 2015

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...

30 Mar 2015

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...

12 Feb 2015

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...

15 Jan 2015

Bitfinex feature announcement: Tether

Bitfinex is pleased to announce the availability of Tether as a withdrawal and deposit method for our verified clients. Verified users now have an additional “Tether” funding option, along with “Crypto-Currencies” and “Wire Transfer” on the Deposit and Withdraw pages. Tether is a Bitcoin-compatible token which...

15 Oct 2014

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...

30 Sep 2014

Mining Contract Size Increase

We will be adding additional hashing capacity to TH1, increasing it to a total of 500 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...

24 Sep 2014

Mining Contract Size Increase

We will be adding additional hashing capacity to TH1, increasing it to a total of 400 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...

23 Sep 2014

Mining Contract Size Increase

We will be adding additional hashing capacity to TH1, increasing it to a total of 300 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...