18th December 2017

Bitcoin Payments Bitcoin transaction delays caused by slow confirmations on the blockchain

The average confirmation time for bitcoin transactions is currently longer than usual, causing some transfers to be delayed. Until this congestion has cleared, please expect slower times for bitcoin transactions, as they will not be receiving confirmations on the blockchain as quickly as usual.

For further graphical analysis: https://blockchain.info/charts/mempool-count?timespan=all https://blockchain.info/charts/median-confirmation-time?timespan=2years https://bitcoinfees.21.co