Follow the instructions below to create a Bitfinex account.
1. Go to Bitfinex's website and click on "Open Account".
2. Fill in the form and click on "Open Account".
3. Go to your email and click on "CONFIRM EMAIL ADDRESS"。
Note: Bitfinex requires you to enable 2FA verification for API key creation. Please also follow the steps below.
5. Find "Two-Factor Authentication" under "Account Security". Select FIDO or Google Authenticator and click on "Setup".
6. Use Google Authenticator to scan the QR Code. Enter the 6 digit code on your phone before it expires.
7. Confirm your 2FA activation in your email by clicking on the "Activate Token 2FA Now" button.
At this point Bitfinex accepts crypto deposits before they are exchanged into USD for smart lending. To deposit fiat, complete further KYC on Bitfinex (details are on its site).