Founded in 2012, Bitfinex started as the only peer-to-peer based margin trading exchange and has since cemented it’s spot as the most liquid BTCUSD exchange in the world. As a bitcoin exchange, Bitfinex prides itself on security; it was the first exchange in the world to implement real-time proof-of-reserves via segregated customer wallets, and boasts some of the best security features in the industry.
Bitcoin as a technology may be relatively new, but Bitfinex’s leadership and technical teams bring an arsenal of experience to the nascent technology. The team is composed of business, financial, security, and software veterans from all around the globe. Following Bitcoin’s ideology, Bitfinex is a decentralized company allowing it’s employees to work anywhere in the world. They currently have employees in over 10 different nations providing support to customers around the clock.