BitMEX adopts SegWit

BitMEX adopts SegWit

The adoption reduces transaction fees for the users by 37%, according to the exchange’s calculations. It is possible that that the exchange adopting SegWit can decrease the load significantly on the Bitcoin blockchain. BitMEX, a crypto derivatives exchange, announced that it has enabled withdrawal support for Bech32 Segregated Witness (SegWit) addresses.