Index Solutions

Rules-based strategies leveraging Salt Financial’s sophisticated risk analytics, including truBeta® and truVol®. Helping asset managers, investment banks, insurance carriers, and advisors better target risk to meet their investment objectives and seek outperformance.


truBeta® Indices

A suite of indices designed to target specific levels of risk to protect or enhance investment portfolios. At the core is truBeta®, Salt’s advanced approach to forecasting market sensitivity (beta), powered by higher frequency data and modern data science techniques.

Broad Market
Name Index Ticker Last Day 3M YTD 1Y
Salt High truBeta US Market Index SFMGXT 14737.46 0.04% 11.52% 16.38% 106.65%
Salt Low truBeta US Market Index SFSTBT 16032.36 0.15% 5.21% 5.21% 22.72%
Salt Hi-Lo Risk Momentum Index SFHILOT 25911.63 0.11% 7.54% 9.22% 40.58%
Salt Sector-Neutral Low Beta Index SFLBC 1395.54 0.12% 8.69% 10.74% 45.38%

Name Index Ticker Last Day 3M YTD 1Y
Salt Basic Materials Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBB 1692.86 0.59% 5.28% 12.11% 52.57%
Salt Consumer Cyclical Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBY 1300.99 1.07% 12.48% 15.98% 87.69%
Salt Consumer Defensive Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBP 1501.36 -0.48% 6.32% 6.40% 31.86%
Salt Energy Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBE 599.06 -0.85% 14.85% 24.52% 58.79%
Salt Financial Services Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBF 1125.02 0.69% 14.22% 19.82% 54.71%
Salt Health Care Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBV 2277.76 0.76% -1.86% 2.27% 38.77%
Salt Industrials Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBI 1468.29 0.94% 13.20% 16.38% 66.04%
Salt Real Estate Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBR 2107.08 -0.05% 14.04% 11.00% 46.90%
Salt Technology & Communications Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBT 1082.38 0.17% 4.99% 7.51% 63.20%
Salt Utilities Total Sector Low Beta Index SFLBU 1001.36 -0.08% 7.80% 6.40% 6.42%

truVol® Indices

Indices designed to manage risk by responding rapidly to changing volatility conditions. Powered by the truVol® Risk Control Engine (RCE), Salt's next generation volatility forecasting mechanism.

Name Index Ticker Last Day 3M YTD 1Y
Salt truVol US Large Cap Dynamic Hedge Index SFTDH 472.70 0.73% 6.52% 7.20% 15.78%
Salt truVol US Equity Target Risk 4.5 (Excess Return) SFTR4 181.68 0.32% 1.94% 2.47% 10.45%
Salt truVol SPY Balanced 4.25 (Excess Return) SFBAL 236.48 0.16% -0.62% -0.89% 6.01%
Salt truVol QQQ Balanced 5 (Excess Return) SFQBAL 273.14 -0.02% -1.77% -2.46% 5.61%

The Garage

The Garage offers a sneak peek at index concepts in development at Salt Financial. These strategies are in the late stages of product development— ready for fund sponsors, asset managers, and investment banks to license or further customize to their needs for use in funds or other investment vehicles.

Name Index Ticker Last Day 3M YTD 1Y
Salt Snapback Sector Rotation Index SFSSR 718.65 0.22% 6.99% 6.93% 41.94%
Salt 52-Week High Index SFFTW 2895.89 0.56% 2.96% 10.42% 104.12%
Salt Blue Chip Reversal Index SFBCR 4531.72 0.53% 0.13% 0.85% 13.62%
Salt Market Movers Index SFMMV 654.27 -0.26% 5.97% 9.68% 117.93%
Salt Cyclical Industry Index SFCYCI 478.62 0.02% 6.22% 9.80% 80.45%
Salt Defensive Industry Index SFDEFI 2713.49 0.10% 7.30% 8.53% 37.35%

All information for an index prior to its Inception Date is back-tested, based on the methodology that was in effect on the Inception Date. Back-tested performance, which is hypothetical and not actual performance, can frequently result in material differences between back-tested results and actual results achieved by an investment strategy. For additional legal information and disclosures on the limitations of back-tested performance, please visit here.

truVol® Risk Control Engine


A high-performance toolkit designed for index products that dynamically manage market exposure. truVol-powered indices are built with the goal of outperforming standard methods of volatility control used in structured notes, annuities, and exchange-traded products.


Salt Financial Indices are available to license for exchange-traded funds, model portfolios, structured products, annuities and other investment vehicles.

For additional information on licensing or custom index development using truBeta® and truVol®, contact 646-779-1010 or