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Revisiting the Half Caff Alternative Allocation in a Dramatically Different Environment

Here’s how an income and equity alternative allocation performed in the volatile first quarter of 2018.

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It’s About More Than Performance—How to Evaluate an Alternative Fund

Here is a real life illustration of the importance of looking at performance plus when evaluating the role a liquid alt can play.

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Expect the Pullback to Continue into April—How CPLIX Has Shielded Investors from Drawdowns to Date

Volatility, rising rates, trade and tariffs—CPLIX’s Michael Grant’s thoughts on all as Q1 2018 draws to an end.

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Inflation Measures Are Sending Conflicting Signals

Two inflation measures—Personal Consumption Expenditures Core Price Index (PCE) and the Underlying Inflation Gauge (UIG)—are at odds.

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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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Searching For ‘Volatility’ Insights? This Guide Can Help

Download our Volatility Opportunity Guide for perspectives on strategies for investing in choppy markets.

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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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The Link Between Bond Prices and Stock Prices

If inflation returns, lower bond prices (higher yields) could signal lower stock prices.

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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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