Bitfinex

Bitfinex is the most massive trading platform for Bitcoin and other crypto-assets with many advanced features including margin trading, exchange and liquidity swaps.
The platform is owned and operated by iFinex Inc. (Bvi), and during this final phase the platform is being prepared to operate under a fully licensed model.
Fascinated by Bitcoin and the new possibilities it gives to people, the Bitfinex team has gathered experts from financial markets, programming and system administration to develop a versatile one-stop platform to make transfers, trade and a growing host of other services.

Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Discontinuing Services to U.S. Customers
August 11th, 2017

The Hong Kong-based bitcoin trading platform has announced it is immediately leaving retail market in the United States because of challenging regulatory environment.

Exchanges Bitfinex and BTC-e Underwent DDOS Attacks, Bitcoin Price Falls to $2424
June 15th, 2017

Two major bitcoin exchanges unveiled the cyberattacks occured this week, which is not surpsrising given the bull market in cryptoassets.

IOTA Token Launches on Bitfinex Exchange, Hits Record Breaking $1.8 Billion Market Cap
June 14th, 2017

The IOTA team has been preparing for its token launch on the exchange for two years and now finally the technology is mature enough to go live.

After BitFinex, Chinese Bitcoin Exchange OKCoin Stops Wire Transfers
April 19th, 2017

China’s major cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin has stopped accepting USD deposits, a day after the Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex suspended wire transfers.

Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex Starts Pausing Wire Deposits
April 18th, 2017

Several days ago, Bitfinex announced delays in the processing of outbound USD wires while now warned customers to avoid sending incoming wires as far as they could not be processed.

Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitfinex Buys Back All Outstanding BFX Tokens at Full Value
April 4th, 2017

As soon as the 30-minute process is completed, all 100% of currently issued and outstanding BFX tokens will be redeemed.

Bitcoin Price Dropped About 22% Yesterday, Currently Trading at $1000 Level
January 6th, 2017

The current price slump is strongly connected with attempts of China to shore up the yuan.

Bitfinex Resumes Trading After Hack, Offers $3.6 Million Bounty
August 10th, 2016

The Hong Kong-headquartered cryptocurrency exchange has informed it will restore trading and withdrawing services a week after it faced a cyber attack that resulted in a loss of $75 million in bitcoins.

All Bitfinex Users to Lose 36% in ‘Shared Loss’ After Exchange’s Hack
August 7th, 2016

The Hong Kong-based digital currency exchange, which was hacked by anonymous criminals last week, said its clients will lose 36% of their bitcoin deposits.

Bitfinex Team Investigates Security Breach, Releases Initial Relaunch Plan
August 4th, 2016

Bitfinex announced that all trading, deposits, and withdrawals will be temporarily disabled.

Bitcoin Price Drops 20% After Hackers Steal $75M Worth of Bitcoin From Bitfinex Exchange
August 3rd, 2016

Bitfinex has confirmed that the hacker attack resulted in the loss of approximately 120,000 of bitcoins.

Bitfinex Teams Up with BitGo to Offer World’s First ‘Proof of Reserve’ Bitcoin Exchange
June 5th, 2015

Bitfinex and BitGo developed the most secure bitcoin wallet based on multi-signature technology.

Bitfinex Scandal Erupts as Director Admits Trading While Maybe Seeing Customer Orders
January 25th, 2015

Bitfinex Director says he’s been “a trader all [his] life” but that he’s not “actively” trading Bitcoin, when questioned about a potential conflict of interest.