Bittrex to Suspend Trading on 27.02

As reported, update is designed to speed up the order processing by 20 times and prepare platform for the new fuctions implementation
26 February 2019   1139

On Wednesday, February 27, at 21:00 UTC, Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange plans to update the trading engine, for which it will temporarily disable access to wallets and suspend trading.

Deposit and withdrawal of funds will be unavailable within 24 hours, and trading will be suspended for up to three hours, starting at approximately 22:00 UTC.

The exchange also asks customers to take measures to complete or cancel partially executed orders, since they will be canceled during the update.

Also for an indefinite period, conditional orders and the automatic sale function will be disabled.

At the same time, Bittrex.com and International.Bittrex.com will remain available, customers will still be able to log in and check their balance sheets.

According to Bittrex, the planned update will speed up the processing of orders by 20 times and prepare the platform for the introduction of a number of additional functions during 2019:

  • Maker-Taker and other features for liquidity providers and high-volume traders
  • New ways to add fiat to your accounts 
  • Account management improvements (access to full transaction history, account statements, and more)
  • New order types and options, including Market Orders
  • More Flexible Conditional Orders which will eliminate the need for reserve funds when making conditional orders, allowing traders more flexibility without tying up money in conditional trades. (NOTE: Conditional Orders will be disabled until this updated functionality goes live)
  • And more

Additional information about the progress of the update will appear in real time on the official exchange page on Twitter.

Bittrex will also support updates to Constantinople and St. Petersburg. Petersburg in the Ethereum network.

Poloniex Wants to be Tron Super Representative

If the exchange will be elacted, it will be able to participate in the distribution of awards for one and a half million TRX daily
18 November 2019   66

The Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange this Monday announced the nomination of its candidacy for the role of validator in the blockchain project system TRON.

If successful, the exchange will be able to participate in the distribution of awards for one and a half million TRX daily. At the time of publication, she ranks 92nd in the general list of candidates with 32,626 votes, while the last super-representative in the 27th position has 262,320,639 of them.

Some time before, Poloniex opened several trading pairs for the TRX exchange and announced an official collaboration with Justin Sun's project.