As of August 22, 2015

Currency Information

Base Foreign Currency

  • Bitfinex supports trading of USD only

  • Virtual Currencies Supported

  • BTC: Bitcoin
  • LTC: Litecoin

  • Server / Headquarters Location

  • Milan, Italy
  • Exchanger Fees

    Bitfinex charges exchange fees based on quantity of physical currency

    Exchange Quantity (USD) Maker Fee Charged Taker Fee Charged
    $0.00+ 0.100% 0.200%
    $499,999+ 0.080% 0.200%
    $1,000,000+ 0.060% 0.200%
    $2,500,000+ 0.040% 0.200%
    $5,000,000+ 0.020% 0.200%
    $7,500,000+ 0.000% 0.200%
    $10,000,000+ 0.000% 0.180%
    $15,000,000+ 0.000% 0.160%
    $20,000,000+ 0.000% 0.140%
    $25,000,000+ 0.000% 0.120%
    $30,000,000+ 0.000% 0.100%

    Deposit & Withdrawal Fees

    Bitfinex processes Deposits and Withdrawal operations immediately, however
    deposits or withdrawals with value over $200,00 USD may be delayed by a few hours

    Currency Type Fee
    BTC (Bitcoin)


    LTC (Litecoin) Free
    Bank Wire 0.100% (Minimum $20.00 USD)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What are Maker and Taker Fees?

    As stated by Bitfinex's official website:

    Maker fees are paid when you add liquidity to our orderbook, by placing a limit order under the ticker price for buy and above the ticker price for sell.
    Taker fees are paid when you remove liquidity from our orderbook, by placing any order that is executed against an order of the orderbook.

    What is Bank Wire?

    Bank Wire (also called credit transfer) is a electronic funds transfer system from one person / party to another.
    A bank wire transfer is a process that involves a transfer bank account and the receiving bank account, it can also be done through a transfer at a cash office.