It's been a busy day in the world of crypto and decentralized finance (DeFi). The FBI has warned investors to take precautions before investing in DeFi platforms. This comes as GoTo, an Indonesian tech firm, announces the purchase of a local crypto exchange for $8.4 million. Central African Republic's top court has also blocked purchases with a new cryptocurrency. Meanwhile, crypto influencers are being criticized for peddling questionable advice and profiting off their viewers regardless of which way the market turns.
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