Bitfinex

Bitfinex is a digital asset trading platform offering state-of-the-art services for digital currency traders and global liquidity providers.
Founded in 2012, Bitfinex was one of the first professional platforms set up to accomodate for the booming interest in cryptocurrency trading. Since then, the team has gained invaluable experience whilst cementing their spot as the go-to platform for digital asset traders and institutions.

Additional Information

Year Founded: 2012
Fiat: USD

 

CEO

Jean-Louis van der Velde
jlvdv

Fees

Maker Fees: 0.1%  |  Taker Fees: 0.2%
BTC withdrawals: 0.0004 BTC
ETH withdrawals: 0.0027 ETH
BCH withdrawals: 0.0001 BCH
Source: https://www.bitfinex.com/fees

 

Was it Hacked?

  • In August 2016, $72 million worth of bitcoin was stolen from Bitfinex (source)