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


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 Volatility (1Y)
Salt truVol US Large Cap 5 (Excess Return) SFSP5 205.28 0.69% 1.90% -3.19% -0.62% 5.33%
Salt truVol US Large Cap Balanced 5 (Excess Return) SFBAL 272.84 0.45% 0.28% -8.33% -6.45% 5.42%
Salt truVol US Technology Balanced 5 (Excess Return) SFQBAL 268.85 0.37% 0.26% -8.57% -7.28% 5.38%
Salt truVol Growth-Value Momentum (Excess Return) SFGVM 265.96 0.46% 0.25% -9.04% -9.88% 5.41%
Partner Indices

Proprietary quantitative investment strategies powered by truVol. Developed in partnership with global investment banks for use in fixed index annuities by leading insurance carriers.

Name Index Ticker Last Day 3M YTD 1Y Volatility (1Y)
Credit Suisse truVol US Target Sectors Index CSEATVUS 256.73 -0.11% 0.05% -7.41% -6.83% 5.08%
Credit Suisse Tech Edge Index CSEATEDG 263.44 -0.25% 0.21% -8.95% -8.96% 5.28%
Nasdaq-100 5% Target Volatility Index XNDX5E 2157.06 -0.14% 1.10% -4.03% -1.35% 5.36%
Nasdaq Generations 5 Index NDXGEN5 272.66 -0.12% 1.10% -4.69% -4.46% 5.34%

Partner Indices are sponsored and calculated by third parties using the truVol Risk Control Engine or other methodologies under license from Salt Financial.

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.


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.


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

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