Bittrex to Move BTC Assets Among Cold Wallets

Bittrex team tries to assure users that everything's okay
11 January 2019   939

The American cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex announced that the platform is in the process of reorganizing the system of cold storage of crypto assets, as a result of which the assets are moved among the wallets.

Update: We are in the process of reorganizing and expanding our cold storage, resulting in moving funds between our cold wallets. There is no need to be worried.
 

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Additionally, trading floor reported that Pabled Paxos (PAX) can be traded on Bittrex against fiat currencies.

Also, Bittrex noted that from January 17, it will be possible to buy and sell Digibyte (DGB) coins for fiat money.

Bittrex to Go For Maintenance After 1/3 Funds Moved

Users suspects hack, but exchange says "funds are safe"
05 December 2019   451

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."