Bitfinex announces last minute support of TRON's BitTorrent airdrop

11 Feb, 2019
by Will Heasman
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Bitfinex announces last minute support of TRON's BitTorrent airdrop

Jumping on the hype train last minute, notable exchange,  Bitfinex has announced support for the imminent BitTorrent (BTT) airdrop for Tron (TRX) holders.

The exchange announced their full support yesterday in an official announcement, tying themselves into a 5-year airdrop program with the incipient BTT token for all TRX holders.  

Some users noted the exchange's slightly bad timing, with the airdrop deadline looming:

Justin Sun also welcomed the addition of Bitfinex (no matter how late they were to the party…)

Airdrop incoming.

The highly anticipated airdrop is said to take place today. A snapshot of all TRX holders funds will be taken at block height 6,600,000, currently at a tantalizing height of 6,591,228.

TRX holders will receive 1.1% of BTT’s total supply, on a ratio of 1:0.11, and will continue to do so in increasing amounts until 2025.

Meanwhile, the price of BTT has fluctuated quite wildly. Currently enjoying a nice boost of +8.08% in the 24-hour charts.

Interestingly, while the rest of the market enjoyed sustained gains from Friday's pump, TRX actually retraced quicker than most. TRX is currently up +1.66% in the 24 hours 

Justin sun recently tied the two cryptocurrencies together, alluding to their dependency on each other:

It’s not quite clear how a razor and a blade are going to create a new internet economy driven by decentralization, but knowing Sun, it will probably include an ICO…

Read more: BTT - What is BitTorrent's new cryptocurrency token actually for?BitTorrent airdrop coming up: this is how the BTT airdrop worksBitfinex is back online: why did it shut down earlier today?
 

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TRON + Bitfinex
smells like something great
11 Feb, 2019 - 19:22
It can attract a lot of new users. Looks so perspective
11 Feb, 2019 - 21:41
It helps to diversify bitfinex more decentralization make users happy
12 Feb, 2019 - 06:46
Better late than never, ain't it right?
There are enough bitfinex users who were pretty happy about this.
12 Feb, 2019 - 09:03
wow, so I didn`t loose Airdrop! Good
12 Feb, 2019 - 10:07
I`ll not loose it too! very want to get tron!
ty bitfinex team
14 Feb, 2019 - 00:33
oh I`ve lost it, but it is not a big deal.
goot to know that Bitfinex team does the right things
15 Feb, 2019 - 10:58
Bitfinex always provides only quality programs to the customers
12 Feb, 2019 - 10:14
Bitfinex always supports talents and bring only quality programs to its customers. We'll wait
12 Feb, 2019 - 15:12
Better late than never. Bitfinex, go forward!!!!!
12 Feb, 2019 - 16:42
yes. it is not too late for bitfinex
14 Feb, 2019 - 09:35
reliable coin as tron and reliable exchange like bitfinex - very nice
12 Feb, 2019 - 18:19
I hope it eill help Tron to get more users and develop further
15 Feb, 2019 - 10:59
Such a good announce by Bitfinex! I`m waiting for it so much! TRON + Bitfinex = success
13 Feb, 2019 - 14:10
I think so. Despite the fact that not everyone approves of TRON I like this Bitfinex update.
19 Feb, 2019 - 03:48
This month Bitfinex will get a huge profit! Support of TRON's BitTorrent airdrop is a great idea for attracting new traders
13 Feb, 2019 - 22:13
yes more traders will come.
bitfinex has to cope with the users amount decrease this month
14 Feb, 2019 - 08:29
Bitfinex doesn't support different non trustworthy things and here is one more example of this.
14 Feb, 2019 - 22:49
Yeah, Tron is a good coin to invest in. Hope it will dev more and more with Bitfinex users help
15 Feb, 2019 - 12:03
such partnership with bitfinex should be absolutely successful )
18 Feb, 2019 - 21:05
agree. thus Bitfinex will be more progressive.
20 Feb, 2019 - 09:06
TRX is a good coin, i support it 200 % in bitfinex
20 Feb, 2019 - 19:47

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