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The Drivers of Convertible Bonds’ Short and Long-Term Performance

Active management of multiple variables unique to convertible securities is what results in long-term performance—and the value that the asset class can provide to an investment portfolio.

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Here’s How CIHEX Collars Equity Market Volatility

Calamos Hedged Equity income Fund (CIHEX) portfolio manager provides three examples of recent hedges.

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Why It’s Time for a Balanced Fund Alternative

How Calamos Growth & Income Fund (CGIIX)—which distinguishes itself from balanced funds by its use of convertible securities—stepped through a volatile Q1 2018.

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True or False: Rates Are Rising and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It

Here are three ideas on how to mitigate the effects of rising rates.

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Using Covered Calls to Protect Against Fast-Moving Down Markets

Given this year’s volatility, we find ourselves talking most about CIHEX’s resiliency in equity down markets.

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2 Ways to Use Our Market Neutral Income Fund

Here’s how financial advisors tend to use Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund (CMNIX) in their clients’ portfolios.

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Pursuing A Comfortable Way of Investing in Turbulent Markets: CIHEX

CIHEX is an alternative fund that exclusively uses covered call writing for the purpose of generating income and managing risk.

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CMNIX Webcast: Join Us February 28

Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund February 28 webcast will focus on what financial advisors can do to position portfolios for rising rates and volatility.

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4 Reasons Convertible Securities Issuance Is Taking Off in 2018

Convertible securities issuance is up in January, first-time issuers are participating and converts could benefit from tax law and M&A activity.

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Portfolio Manager Video Q&As Answer Market, Investment Questions

Portfolio manager videos provide answers to commonly asked questions.

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