29 Mar 2016

Change log: 1.9.6 March 29, 2016

Major Changes Landing page - New, cleaner design for Bitfinex.com with a simplied signup form and live ticker prices (view demo). Collapsible header - Need more vertical space to trade? The header is now collapsable (view demo). Bitgo report - The new Bitgo report on the History &...

12 Mar 2016

Ether launch

Bitfinex is pleased to announce upcoming support for trading Ether.  While we are generally wary of adding new digital assets to the platform and believe that Ether’s future as a store of value is quite uncertain, it is, nonetheless, hard to ignore the Ether trading...

11 Mar 2016

Two-Factor Token Migration

We are migrating to a new storage mechanism for two-factor tokens. To switch to the new storage please go to the “Security Center” page and disable your old token, and then immediately re-enable 2FA with your new token using the same section of that page.  We apologize...

07 Mar 2016

Change log: 1.9.5March 07, 2016

Major Changes iOS App - Public release of Bitfinex app for iOS. For improved security and customization the app uses an API key that you can generate with varied permissions. This allows for complex permissions control for your mobile app. Please read the setup instructions carefully...

03 Feb 2016

Chinese New Year bank holidays

Because of the Chinese New Year in Taiwan our banks will be closed from Monday 8 February to Friday 12 February. During this period there will be no wire deposits and withdrawals processed. On Monday 15 February the banks open again.  Best regards The Bitfinex Team ...

21 Jan 2016

WebSocket API Update

On 2016/01/25 we will be making an update to the public WebSocket API to add the txid to the WebSocket stream (Please note that this change has been in effect for authenticated channels for about two months). Currently the message we send for public trades are...

13 Jan 2016

Change log: 1.9.2January 13, 2016

Major Changes Memory Optimizations - Improve performance and memory usage Trading Engine - Improve performance and capacity during extreme trading volume Claim Positions - Ability to partially claim positions. This brings what was an api-only feature into the interface (demo) Minor Changes Candlestick Chart now properly respects current page pair...

30 Dec 2015

Change log: 1.9.1December 30, 2015

Major Changes Candlestick Chart -  Customizable chart with realtime candles, trendlines, volume, and more. Powered by Cryptowatch. (view demo)Minor Changes Move nagivation buttons from right sidebar into top right header (view demo) Improve interface on order book, recent trades, and order form Miscellaneous fixes and optimizations ...

29 Dec 2015

Withdrawals security changes

In an effort to make everyone’s account more secure, we have modified the rules allowing a withdrawal to be automatically approved.Withdrawals will now be automatically approved if: SMS 2fa enabled 2FA or clef enabled for at least the last 5 days IP Whitelist is used, or all crypto/tether...