Thanks to the massive implementation changes of the Protocol SegWit the speed and cost of transactions in the Bitcoin network dropped significantly.
This made it possible to reduce a Commission for withdrawals in bitcoin for many of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges. One of the first about reducing the fees announced Binance. She was able to lower fees by 50% and now they account for 0.0005
#Binance is happy to announce a 50% reduction in $BTC withdrawal fees. Effective immediately, BTC withdrawal fees are 0.0005 BTC only!— binance (@binance_2017) March 1, 2018
After Binance about reducing the fees announced and Bitfinex. On March 1 on Twitter, the company appeared the message about reducing the fees by 25% to 0.0006 BTC.
Since SegWit adoption we have managed to decrease our BTC withdrawal fees by 25%, to 0.0006 BTC. We are working hard to reduce this number further in the upcoming weeks and we are excited by the improvements made possible by SegWit.— Bitfinex (@bitfinex) March 1, 2018
And the very next day the company announced another reduction of 33.3%
We are excited to announce an additional 33.3% decrease in BTC withdrawal fees. BTC withdrawal fees are now only 0.0004 BTC on Bitfinex. #SegWit— Bitfinex (@bitfinex) March 2, 2018
Now used for the withdrawal of BTC on this exchange are 0.0004