Nick Niziolek
Nick Niziolek

Senior Vice President, Co-Portfolio Manager, Co-Head of Research
12 years of industry experience

Nick Niziolek is a Senior Vice President and Co-Portfolio Manager on the Calamos Growth/Fixed Income Team. He joined the firm in 2005 and has 12 years of industry experience. He is currently responsible for portfolio management and research. He is also a member of the Investment Committee.

Mr. Niziolek began his career at Calamos as an analyst on the Investment Team. He has progressed through a series of promotions and additional responsibilities in the Investment Department, ultimately being promoted to his current role. Prior to joining Calamos, Mr. Niziolek gained experience working at ABN AMRO and Bank One.

Mr. Niziolek received a B.S. in Finance and an M.B.A. from DePaul University. He is also a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute.

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Japanese Equities Look Better and Better

Nick Niziolek

Japanese equities and global equities should benefit from recently announced changes by the Bank of Japan and Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund, explains Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek.

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¡Viva La Reforma! Part II

Nick Niziolek

Economic reforms in Mexico continue to provide tailwinds for investment opportunities, according to Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek.

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EM Growth Provides Tailwind for Automation Companies

Nick Niziolek and Paul Ryndak

Firsthand insights from a recent trip to Asia support the Calamos investment team’s view of automation as an exciting secular growth theme.

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The Philippine Growth Story Looks Set to Continue

Nick Niziolek

Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek speaks to the compelling dynamics the Calamos investment team sees in Philippines financials sector.

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Emerging Markets: PR is on the Upswing

Nick Niziolek

Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek discusses the rebound in emerging market equities, the factors that could catalyze continued upside, and where the team sees opportunities.

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Field Notes: India

Nick Niziolek

Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek shares insights from his recent trip to India and discusses how global on-the-ground research enhances our top-down views and bottom-up perspectives.

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Emerging Markets Should Fire Their PR Firms

Nick Niziolek

Nick Niziolek discusses the negative sentiment that has engulfed the EMs overall, and where the Calamos team sees encouraging developments. He also speaks to the team’s long-standing caution about investing in countries like Russia.

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Indonesia: First In Line to Break Away from the Fragile Five?

Nick Niziolek

Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek, CFA, discusses encouraging economic data in Indonesia and potential near-term catalysts for the country.

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Field Notes: Latin America

Nick Niziolek

Nick Niziolek, co-portfolio manager, shares insights that the Calamos team gathered from its recent travels to Latin America, including where they see the most compelling opportunities today.

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Casting Light on China's Shadow Banking System

Nick Niziolek

Co-Portfolio Manager Nick Niziolek, CFA, provides an overview of China's complex system of wealth management and trust products, and explains why shadow banking has recently unsettled the global markets. He also discusses what the Calamos team is watching most closely in China.

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Perspectives on the Philippines

Nick Niziolek

Nick Niziolek discusses how encouraging trends in the Philippines may stimulate economic growth and create investment opportunity.

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¡Viva La Reforma!

Nick Niziolek

Nick Niziolek shares his constructive view on Mexico’s reforms and explains the value of using both top-down and bottom-up analysis to identify opportunities.

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Perspectives on India

Nick Niziolek

Nick Niziolek on the opportunities the investment team continues to find, even as India faces economic headwinds.

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