05/12/19 06:38 UTC-5

Bittex users have been warned of a technical break

On December 5, from 22.00 to 23.00 the Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange team will carry out the scheduled maintenance. Customers will not be logged in during this period, as reported on Twitter.


Bittrex is suspected of being hacked

Sources suspect that the break is connected with the transfer of 43.5 thousand BTC ($313 million) to an unknown wallet address the day before. However, representatives of the platform refute the suspicion of hacking.

Users will not be able to log in or use the Bittrex APIs during a technical break. All markets will be disconnected, and tradingTrading
– is an economic term that means the process of independent trade, independent analysis of the market and the conclusion of trade transactions.Details
will be suspended during the planned shutdown.

Representatives of the exchange note that customer assets will remain safe during the shutdown. Orders will remain open (in the orderOrder
– automatic application to buy or sell cryptocurrency. Orders are used during trading on the stock exchange to open and close a position. Details
books) during the service, including partially completed orders, as the latest cryptocurrency news reports. 

Users were encouraged to follow the news and updates to stay up to date.

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Editor: Daria Mukhina