Today, we are pleased to be able to announce the testnet launch of eosfinex - our high-performance exchange built on EOSio technology.
eosfinex combines the scalability and speed of EOS with Bitfinex’s industry expertise to deliver an on-chain trading exchange designed around speed, control and transparency.
We hope you enjoy this new trading experience.
To get started, visit www.eosfinex.com.
Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for Callisto Network (CLO).
Callisto Network is an open-source cryptocurrency project based on the go-Ethereum source code. The goal of Callisto is to research and develop a reference implementation of a self-sustaining, self-governed and self-funded blockchain ecosystem and development environment.
Start trading CLO here.
To learn more about Callisto Network and the CLO token, please visit the Bitfinex knowledge base.
We are pleased to announce the launch of USDT markets for both Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH).
Tickers for the newly-launched pairs will be ‘BTCUST’ and ‘ETHUST’.
At Bitfinex we strive to provide our user base with a diverse array of tools for running high-quality market differentiating trading strategies. In line with this, the launch of additional Tether-denominated trading pairs for Bitcoin and Ethereum is a step towards simplifying and optimising cross-exchange market making capabilities across USDT pairs.
As always, our dedicated support team is available 24/7 for any queries around this update.
The Bitfinex Team.
Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for BitTorrent (BTT).
The BitTorrent BTT token, introduced by Tron Foundation and BitTorrent, is a TRC-10 token designed to facilitate transactions between users and service providers within the BitTorrent network. The BitTorrent Protocol is one of the world’s largest distributed networks with over 100 million monthly active users.
The BitTorrent Protocol was acquired by the Tron Foundation in 2018. By integrating blockchain technology into the existing BitTorrent foundation, Tron aims to provide a reliable and scalable mechanism to store and exchange value across the distributed ecosystem.
To learn more about BitTorrent and the BTT token, please visit the Bitfinex knowledge base.
The new and improved Bitfinex app launches today. Take advantage of all market movements with the full-functionality Bitfinex app - optimised for trading on the move.
We thank you for your patience whilst we incorporated your feedback, and hope you enjoy this new Bitfinex trading experience.
We are delighted to announce full support for the BitTorrent (BTT) Airdrop Program, available to all Tron (TRX) holders.
An initial snapshot of all Bitfinex TRX balances will be taken at block height 6,600,000 (estimated to be on Monday February 11th, 2019).
The TRON Foundation have announced that BTT will be distributed to TRX holders at a 1:0.11 ratio (holders of 1 TRX will receive 0.11 BTT).
The amount of BTT distributed to TRX holders will increase gradually over time, until 2025, at which point the airdrop programme will be discontinued. For more information on the BTT Airdrop Programme, please refer to the Official BitTorrent announcement.
Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for V Systems (VSYS) against BTC and USD.
V Systems is a blockchain cloud project working to create a new digital economy era. V Systems aims to deliver the world's first object-oriented, general purpose distributed database, empowered to deploy and sustain complex decentralized applications.
Built upon a Supernode Proof-of-Stake (SPoS) consensus, V Systems has a modular structure that supports multiple consensus algorithms and a user-friendly blockchain creation platform which significantly lowers entry barriers for blockchain development and experimentation.To learn more about V Systems and the VSYS token, please visit the Bitfinex knowledge base.
Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for Blockpass (PASS) against ETH and USD.
Blockpass (PASS) is a shared KYC platform enabling businesses to share data, reducing overhead costs and saving time for customers. Blockpass has created a digital identity for the connected world, giving individuals control over their data. This is the first step towards the development of a self-identity protocol for everything internet-based.
To learn more about Blockpass and the PASS token, please visit the Bitfinex knowledge base.
Bitfinex is pleased to introduce trading for RSK Infrastructure Framework token (RIF) available against BTC and USD.
The RIF token is a token developed on the RSK platform allowing holders to consume (and interact with) services within the RIFOS framework.
The RSK framework, in combination with the RIF token, allows developers to deploy and interact with the applications built atop the RIF OS framework. These include, amongst other things, third-party developed infrastructure services, as well as any additional applications deployed on the RSK framework. For more technical information please see the RIF whitepaper.
One hour from now, at approximately 10:00 AM UTC, Bitfinex will be performing a data migration to dedicated bare-metal servers improving speed and performance.
Both Bitfinex and Ethfinex will be down for up to 7 hours to complete the migration. Account holders will not be able to access their wallets, and all features across both platforms will be offline for the duration of the upgrade.
What this means for you:
We look forward to providing all our users with an increasingly high-quality trading experience.
The Bitfinex team