Salt Low Beta Technology & Communications Index

Seeks to lower risk in a Technology and Communications sector portfolio by overweighting the historically lower volatility stocks in the group.


The Salt Low Beta Sector Series Indices (“Low Beta Series”) measure the performance of stocks organized into specific sectors, inversely weighted by their sensitivity to moves in the broader market (beta) in an attempt to reduce risk while maintaining focused sector exposure. The Low Beta Series uses sectors defined by the Morningstar Global Equity Classification Structure (“GECS”) mapped to each component of the Solactive US Large & Midcap Index (the top 1000 US stocks ranked by market capitalization, the “Base Index”).

The Salt Low Beta Technology & Communications Index (ticker: SFLBT) tracks the performance of all Technology and Communication Services stocks in the Base Index, weighted by their inverse truBeta™ squared.

Key Facts

Ticker SFLBT
Type Total Return
Weighting Inverse truBeta
Rebalancing Quarterly
Base Date Mar 19, 1999
Inception Date Jun 10, 2020
Calculation Agent Salt Financial Indices LLC