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SALT helps leverage blockchain assets to secure cash loans. Its platform gives an access to capital-on-demand through an extensive network of lenders.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQDenver, US
Websitesaltlending.com

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)85(+78%)

Key People/Management at SALT

Shawn Owen

Shawn Owen

CEO
David Lechner

David Lechner

CFO
Jennifer Nealson

Jennifer Nealson

Chief Marketing Officer
Caleb Slade

Caleb Slade

Co-Founder, Chief Knowledge Officer, Community and Creative Director
Blake Cohen

Blake Cohen

Co-Founder
Benjamin Yablon

Benjamin Yablon

EVP, Director of Global Strategy
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SALT Office Locations

SALT has an office in Denver
Denver, US (HQ)
Denver, CO, USA
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SALT Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

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SALT News and Updates

SALT Lending Extends Blockchain-Backed Loans™ Reach By 60% To Include 20 More U.S. Jurisdictions

DENVER, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SALT Lending, the world's premiere provider of cryptocurrency collateralized Blockchain-Backed Loans™, today announces that it has begun to operate in 20 more states in the union, increasing its total reach to 35. More than 16.3 million people in the U....

Nexo Offers to Acquire the Remaining Assets of Competitor SALT Lending

ZUG, Switzerland, July 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexo, the leading global crypto-backed loans platform, has offered to buy certain assets of SALT Lending, whose CEO left the company unexpectedly, and provide liquidity to its community. SALT Lending has offered no explanation for the sudden ...

Nexo Offers to Acquire the Remaining Assets of Competitor SALT Lending

ZUG, Switzerland, July 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexo, the leading global crypto-backed loans platform, has offered to buy certain assets of SALT Lending, whose CEO left the company unexpectedly, and provide liquidity to its community. SALT Lending has offered no explanation for the sudden ...

Bitcoin king Mike Novogratz leads $52 million investment in crypto-lending startup

Mike Novogratz has led a $52.5 million fundraise for crypto-lending startup BlockFi, the company announced Tuesday.  The firm will use the funds to expand its lending platform outside the US and to support more digital assets.  BlockFi allows crypto investors to borrow against their holdings.  M…
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SALT Blogs

Evaluating Interest-Bearing Crypto Accounts

-Written by Zev Shimko, Jenny Shaver and Blake CohenThe latest offering in crypto custody is an interest-bearing crypto account. Although marketed similar to cash deposit savings accounts offered by traditional banks, the structure of this type of interest-bearing crypto product is more closely anal…

Client Spotlight: Justin Podhola, Founder and CEO, Elite Mining Inc.

We learn a lot from the people who use our platform every day and enjoy collecting their feedback so we can use it to continue improving your experience with SALT. We spoke with our business client Justin Podhola, founder and CEO of Elite Mining Inc. — a company that generates mining capabilities th…

SALT at ETHDenver 2019

As SALT has developed the technology necessary to support our lending business, we have opted to build a lot of our supporting services in house. As you scoff at why we wouldn’t just buy something off the shelf, remember how new the blockchain ecosystem is relative to other industries. We like to th…

SALT CEO Bill Sinclair responds to Binance delisting

Binance announced yesterday that it delisted SALT Memberships from its asset exchange. Binance’s announcement and action came as a surprise to SALT as we did not receive any information requests or opportunity to refute the inferences in Binance’s announcement. SALT adamantly objects to Binance’s an…

SALT is Looking Forward to Meeting You at EthDenver 2019!

SALT is proud to sponsor and participate in EthDenver 2019. Not only is the conference right here in our own backyard, but it’s one of the largest crypto gatherings in the world. It’s inspiring to see creators, developers, and crypto enthusiasts come together to hack and build something great — EthD…

Highlights from Davos 2019

The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) concluded this past Friday in Davos, Switzerland. Attendees included top business leaders, political figureheads, and a variety of well-known celebrities with topics ranging from international trade, shifts in regulation, and emerging technologies. Throughout th…
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SALT Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SALT founded?

    SALT was founded in 2016.

  • Who are SALT key executives?

    SALT's key executives are Shawn Owen, David Lechner and Jennifer Nealson.

  • How many employees does SALT have?

    SALT has 85 employees.

  • Who are SALT competitors?

    Competitors of SALT include Cobo Wallet, Lethean and Crypto Facilities.

  • Where is SALT headquarters?

    SALT headquarters is located at Denver, CO, USA, Denver.

  • Where are SALT offices?

    SALT has an office in Denver.

  • How many offices does SALT have?

    SALT has 1 office.