24 Oct 2016

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;...

11 Oct 2016

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...

11 Oct 2016

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...

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...