Ethereum Information

What is the Enterprise Fee Address?
The Enterprise fee address is an address that is used to pay for Ethereum network fees incurred by wallet creation, address generation and sending transactio...
Wed, 7 Feb, 2018 at 12:45 PM
What are the network transaction fees related to Ethereum?
Like Bitcoin, Ethereum has fees for every transaction. Unlike Bitcoin, Ethereum smart contracts require additional fees for every call to the smart contrac...
Mon, 9 Jul, 2018 at 12:39 PM
How long does it take to create an Ethereum wallet or a receive address?
Wallet creation and receive address creation only take effect after contracts are confirmed on the blockchain. This usually takes 1 to 2 minutes, but can ta...
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017 at 8:36 AM
Who pays for Ethereum transaction fees?
For each organization, there is a fee address associated with it. This fee address is used to pay for network fees for sending a transaction as well as crea...
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017 at 8:31 AM
What happens if my Enterprise Fee Address is not funded?
If your Enterprise Fee Address is not funded, you will not be able to create Ethereum wallets or send Ethereum transactions. Please maintain a minimum balanc...
Wed, 7 Feb, 2018 at 12:47 PM
Why does BitGo have a Fee Address for Ethereum and not for other supported blockchains?
The BitGo Ethereum wallet is implemented using a contract on the blockchain. The address which creates transactions to deploy and execute the contract pays f...
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017 at 8:33 AM
I am using the BitGo API to generate addresses and wallets, but I cannot see the receive address of the wallet. Where do I get it?
Since BitGo Ethereum wallets and addresses are contracts, they need to be confirmed on the blockchain before they can receive funds.  Due to this, we are mak...
Wed, 7 Feb, 2018 at 12:50 PM
Ethereum is not an option in my bitgo.com interface. How do I get access?
BitGo’s Ethereum wallets are only available to BitGo Enterprise customers.  If you would like additional details about getting a BitGo contract, please visi...
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017 at 8:35 AM
How can I create TETH wallets in Testnet?
In order to be able to create a TETH wallet in Testnet, you need to have an enterprise (organization) created in your Testnet environment. Complete the fo...
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017 at 11:19 AM
When I generate an address for my Ethereum wallet in the API, the address does not show in the API response. Why does this happen?
This is by design. The Ethereum address that is generated is not immediately available because it needs to be confirmed on the blockchain first; Ethereum ...
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017 at 5:49 AM