Bittrex Delists Markets

Bittrex announced that it will remove several markets from the platform on March 9, 2018
09 March 2018   1757

Bittrex is a U.S. blockchain platform providing real-time trading and security. Bittrex aims to have such features as secure platform, custom built trading engine, fast deposits and withdrawals, complete and easy REST API. 

In the end of February Bittrex announced that it will remove several markets from the platform. The following markets will be removed on March 9th, 2018:

  • BTC-1ST
  • ETH-1ST

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Once in a while Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange removes markets which are unpopular among the users. For instance, BTC-INFX was removed from the exchange on March 2, 2018. Moreover, BTC-FUN, ETH-FUN and BTC-RISE markets were also delisted from the exchange.

At the time of press, the market capitalization of Bittrex is $360 256 263, and the most popular coins trading on the platform are Bitcoin, Ripple, Cardano, Ethereum and Ethereum Classic.

Bittrex to Go For Maintenance After 1/3 Funds Moved

Users suspects hack, but exchange says "funds are safe"
05 December 2019   114

The Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange has announced scheduled maintenance today, December 5, from 22:00 to 23:00 (GMT). On the eve, a third of its assets were transferred to an unknown wallet.

During maintenance, users will not be able to log into the system or use the APIs. Trading will be suspended.

On December the 4th, populat Twitter account posted that "43,564 #BTC (313,074,134 USD) transferred from Bittrex to unknown wallet." Users suspected that the exchange was hacked, but the exchange . 

Closures for scheduled maintenance only heightened suspicion. However, the Bittrex team assures that "that claim is false."