Approximately one hour from now, at approximately 8:45 AM UTC, Bitfinex will be offline for up to seven hours as we commence a platform upgrade designed to enhance the stability and scalability of the iFinex matching engine.
Both Bitfinex and Ethfinex will be down for up to 7 hours to complete the upgrade. 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 will be providing further announcements in the run up to the upgrade, so please keep following:
We look forward to providing all our users with an increasingly high-quality trading experience.
The Bitfinex team