The "Crypto Exchange Update" covers the latest news from some of the most popular digital asset exchanges. This particular article focuses on Bitfinex, Binance, Coinbase, Gemini, OKCoin, and OKEx.
On October 1, Bitfinex announced that it had added several new authenticated endpoints—across four categories (Orders, Margin Funding, Positions, and Account Info)—to its REST V2 API.
On October 5, Bitfinex said that it had found out about the existence of an (as then) unpublished paper falsely alleging that "Tether issuances are responsible for manipulating the cryptocurrency market" and that this paper relied on "flawed assumptions, incomplete and cherry-picked data, and faulty methodology." Bitfinex also mentioned that it expected "mercenary lawyers" to use this paper as the basis for an "opportunistic lawsuit." Finally, Bitfinex strongly denied that it or its affiliates had ever "used Tether tokens or issuances to manipulate the cryptocurrency market or token pricing." Read More...