SALT

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    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

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)47(+3%)
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    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

    Chief Knowledge Officer, Co-Founder, 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
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    SALT Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    2016

    Cryptocurrency

    SALT (SALT)

    SALT Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    A

    97/100

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    SALT Online and Social Media Presence

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    SALT Company Culture

    • CEO Rating

      A+

      100/100

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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

    SALT Stabilization: How it Works

    I’ve Been Stabilized. What’s Next?When your Loan-to-Value ratio (LTV) exceeds 90.91%, we stabilize your loan by converting all of your volatile assets into stablecoin (USDC).At this point, you will notice that your USDC wallet reflects the total US Dollar value of your combined portfolio. Each colla…

    How to Protect Your Anonymity Against Crypto Dusting Attacks

    Understanding the nature of dusting attacks and airdropping can help you determine the best way to protect yourself and your crypto holdings from hackers and scammers.Since Bitcoin’s debut to the public more than a decade ago, supporters have praised the benefits of cryptocurrency transactions inclu…

    SERIES: The Most Confusing Economics Concepts Explained: Inflation vs. Deflation

    Inflation and deflation are common economic terms that can be a bit confusing. They aren’t always addressed in school, but they affect our lives in so many ways. While the causes and consequences of inflation and deflation can be complicated, their definitions are surprisingly simple. Here is what y…

    Game Theory and Bitcoin: the Miners’ Perspective

    Competition drives markets. In traditional financial markets, however, competition is limited to the production of goods and the buying and selling process. With Bitcoin, competition plays a far-deeper role. The minting of new bitcoin, as well as the processing and verification of transactions, are …

    SALT Lending Reaches Settlement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

    September 30, 2020 (DENVER) — Salt Blockchain Inc. f/k/a Salt Lending Holdings, Inc. (“Salt” or the “Company”), a company that provides crypto-backed loans and is expanding its product offerings to include wealth management services, today announced it has reached a settlement with the U.S. Securiti…

    How to Grow Your Business Capital Through Cryptocurrency

    By Reese JonesDisclaimer: Buying cryptocurrency is risky. This article is for informational and educational purposes only and does not constitute investment or financial advice.Cryptocurrency is reshaping the finance and business worlds. Not only has it challenged conventional thinking, but it has p…
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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 47 employees.

    • Who are SALT competitors?

      Competitors of SALT include TomoChain, Emercoin and Chia Network.

    • Where are SALT offices?

      SALT has an office in Denver.

    • How many offices does SALT have?

      SALT has 1 office.