Investment Ideas

No Recession and the Value of a Long/Short Model: Grant Talks the CPLIX Book on Animal Spirits Podcast

July 5, 2022

“We believe in equities, and we tell our clients to believe in equities. In the middle of the storm, we have to have the courage to embrace that and start leaning into risk again,” Calamos Co-CIO, Head of Long/Short Strategies and Senior Co-Portfolio Manager of Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund (CPLIX) Michael Grant tells Animal Spirits Talk Your Book podcast hosts Michael Batnick and Ben Carlson.

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Breaking Up with TINA

Matt Freund, Christian Brobst
May 24, 2022

There is no alternative to equities. That was thinking that prevailed for years, but now it’s time to re-engage with fixed income. Move over, TINA, and make room for CINDY (Credit Is Now Delivering Yield).

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How CMNIX Has Battled Volatility Over Its 31 Years

May 23, 2022

In Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund's 31 years, all but three have ended with positive returns. Intra-year drawdowns, however, have occurred every year. In fact, there have been six years—19% of the time—when the drawdown exceeded 5% and the year finished positive.

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Hide Here: CPLIX

May 9, 2022

It’s possible to keep moving forward in this market—four brutal months for equities this year, and Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund (CPLIX) ended each one with a positive return.

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