Bitfinex's BTC holdings increased by 30% over the past month to 204,150 BTC

Despite the poor price of BTC, the amount of BTC held by Bitfinex (including customer assets, the same below) has increased significantly in the past month. The exchange held 204,150 BTC on December 22, nearly 30% higher than previously recorded data. BTC held by BitMEX also increased last month, from 246937 to 255741, close to the highest level in history.