The page is now available again, but under a different address: btc-e. nz.
Some users have complained that they can not log in. This may mean that certain countries, including the US, are blocked. It was also reported that a VPN could help circumvent this geoblock.
So far it seems that the users are only limited to chatting and checking their wallets. In a Bitcoin TalkPost on Wednesday, representatives of the exchange explained that further functions with the new re-launch of BTC-e will come. The rebranding of BTC-e is done in a regulated environment by the new investment company.
CoinDesk reported that more than 3. 200 users were already active on the site.
It has already been announced by BTC-e that a debt token will be issued for compensating the confiscated coins.
After restarting the website, the site operators have recommended to reset or update the security settings.The recommendation states: "As the data has been confiscated, there is a high probability that the data will be compromised. This is the reason that the safety settings must be reset to ensure safety ".