23 Apr 2016

WebSocket API v1.1 Update

On Tuesday, April 26th at 15:00 UTC we will upgrade our WebSocket API to version 1.1. This update will include improvements to better ensure users data is consistent after a trading engine resync. Periodically, we have to resync the trading engine and when this happens...

20 Apr 2016

Change log: 1.9.7 April 20, 2016

Major Changes: Margin Funding - Add rate aggregation controls to funding book (view demo) Interface API Data Exporting Improved and simplified account menu dropdown (view demo) New, cleaner layout for deposits and withdrawals (view demo) New, cleaner layout and navigation for account pages (view demo) Ability to update the permissions of existing API...

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...

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...

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...