Early Summer at Salt

Summer has arrived here on the coast of Maine. The weather has been terrific as of late. The marinas are full of boats and the ospreys, bald eagles and harbor seals are getting fat on tremendous schools of herring and pogies.  The striper fishing has been the best in years – we’ve been told. But life and… Read more »


Spring at the Fed: What Does It Mean for Insurance Carriers?

Last week the Federal Reserve raised the Federal Funds Rate (its benchmark rate) for the second time in three months, to a range between 0.75 and 1.00 percent. That seems like a pittance, but there’s reason to believe that spring has finally arrived at the Fed. Experts predict at least two more hikes in 2017,… Read more »


Innovation in the Insurance Industry

At Salt Associates we get to know lots of forward-thinking people in our industry.  One of these is Chris Murumets, Co-Founder of LOGiQ3 Group http://www.logiq3.com/, an innovator in insurance services based in Toronto.  We were fortunate to be invited recently to the opening of LOGiQ3’s “CookHouse” facility  http://cookhouselab.com/ in Toronto. CookHouse Lab is an open-collaboration… Read more »