Exchange Bitfinex platform has added new markets for dash, the digital currency that has seen big price moves this week.
Bitfinex's BFX digital asset – issued to users who lost bitcoin in an August hack – surged to a record high on 1st February.
Cryptocurrency companies and holders continued to be a target for hackers in 2016, but Bill Shihara argues it doesn't have to be that way next year.
Bitcoin prices surged more than 80% in 2016, pushed higher by developments such as the Brexit, the halving and the Bitfinex hack.
Bitfinex is now seeking to strike a deal with the hacker or hackers who stole $65m in bitcoin from the exchange back in August.
Bitcoin activity was quiet in September, characterized by lackluster trading activity and low volatility.
The FBI is investigating a report filed by an anonymous Bitfinex user alleging that funds were stolen from their account.
Bitcoin suffered a black eye in August because of the Bitfinex hack, but the digital currency quickly mounted a recovery.
Bitfinex has announced two ways for account holders to exchange their BFX tokens for a beneficial interest in Bitfinex parent firm, iFinex Inc.
What do we make of the blockchain's confounding summer of 2016? CoinDesk's Pete Rizzo attempts to explain.