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Bitfinex to list CELO, Native Token of Celo Blockchain 

ROAD TOWN, British Virgin Islands – February 13, 2024 – Bitfinex (, a premier digital asset trading platform, announced today that it will list CELO, the native token of the Celo blockchain.

Celo’s principal focus is on scaling Ethereum with innovative, real-world applications. It champions a mobile-first strategy, in recognition of the widespread use of smartphones and its goal of providing universal access to Web3 projects.. Celo says its infrastructure ensures that it can offer low-cost, multi-currency gas fees, supported by an ultralight client for swift transactions. Its ecosystem also aims to support seamless integration of applications, ensuring scalability and avoiding fragmentation. 

Celo says that the CELO token is used for sustaining the integrity of the CELO network and to motivate user engagement. 

“We’re excited to introduce CELO on our exchange. Celo’s focus on scaling Ethereum for real-world applications and its dedication to a digital economy that is accessible to everyone is an important step for mainstream adoption. Today’s announcement furthers our goal of providing our customers with exposure to innovative blockchain projects,” said Henry Child, Head of Tokens at Bitfinex.

The listing of CELO will enable Bitfinex’s customers to trade the token pairs CELO/USD and CELO/USDt.

Deposits for CELO are anticipated to open around 1:30 PM UTC on February 13, subject to network conditions ensuring stable liquidity. Trading is planned to commence from approximately 1:30 PM UTC on February 15, contingent upon the network’s stability and adequate liquidity, with CELO being tradable against US Dollars (CELO/USD) and Tether tokens (CELO/USDt). 

To obtain access to CELO on Bitfinex, customers can visit

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