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Anticipating a Choppy 4th Quarter: Calamos CIO Conference Call Series Resumes

Investment professionals, how are you positioned for what promises to be a choppy fourth quarter? To help with your planning, we’ll be holding six CIO Conference Calls over the next two weeks. Join us for the Calamos Investment Management team's varied perspectives and to get your questions answered. Replays will be made available.

These calls are the fourth in the series that began in March. See this July post, this April post and this March post for insights shared on the earlier calls.

Tuesday, September 15

4:30 p.m. ET | 3:30 p.m. CT
U.S. Equity Market Perspective: Calamos Growth and Income Fund (CGIIX)
John Hillenbrand, Co-CIO, Head of Multi-Asset Strategies
Replay of September 15 call: www.calamos.com/CIOequities-9-15

Wednesday, September 16

4:30 p.m. ET | 3:30 p.m. CT
Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund (CPLIX) Review and Outlook
Michael Grant, Co-CIO, Head of Long/Short Strategies
Replay of September 16 call: www.calamos.com/CIOlongshort-9-16

Thursday, September 17

4:30 p.m. ET | 3:30 p.m. CT
Calamos Hedged Equity Fund (CIHEX) Review and Outlook
Eli Pars, Co-CIO and Head of Alternative Strategies, and Jason Hill, SVP and Co-Portfolio Manager
Replay of September 17 call: www.calamos.com/CIOhedgedequity-9-17

Tuesday, September 22

4:30 p.m. ET | 3:30 p.m. CT
Fixed Income and Credit Market Perspectives
Matt Freund, Co-CIO, Head of Fixed Income Strategies
Replay of September 22 call: www.calamos.com/CIOfixedincome-9-22

Wednesday, September 23

4:30 p.m. ET | 3:30 p.m. CT
Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund (CMNIX) Review and Outlook
Eli Pars, Co-CIO and Head of Alternative Strategies, and Dave O’Donohue, SVP, Co-Portfolio Manager
Replay of September 23 call: www.calamos.com/CIOmarketneutral-9-23

Thursday, September 24

4:30 p.m. ET | 3:30 p.m. CT
The Calamos Perspective on International Markets
Nick Niziolek, CFA, Co-CIO, Head of International and Global Strategies, Senior Co-Portfolio Manager
Replay of September 24 call: www.calamos.com/CIOglobal-9-24

Investment professionals, for more information about this series or any Calamos funds, contact your Calamos Investment Consultant at 888-571-2567 or caminfo@calamos.com.

Before investing carefully consider the fund’s investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. Please see the prospectus and summary prospectus containing this and other information which can be obtained by calling 1-800-582-6959. Read it carefully before investing.

Opinions are subject to change due to changes in the market, economic conditions or changes in the legal and/or regulatory environment and may not necessarily come to pass. This information is provided for informational purposes only and should not be considered tax, legal, or investment advice. References to specific securities, asset classes and financial markets are for illustrative purposes only and are not intended to be, and should not be interpreted as, recommendations.

Important Risk Information. An investment in the Fund(s) is subject to risks, and you could lose money on your investment in the Fund(s). There can be no assurance that the Fund(s) will achieve its investment objective. Your investment in the Fund(s) is not a deposit in a bank and is not insured or guaranteed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) or any other government agency. The risks associated with an investment in the Fund(s) can increase during times of significant market volatility. The Fund(s) also has specific principal risks, which are described below. More detailed information regarding these risks can be found in the Fund's prospectus.

The principal risks of investing in Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund include: equity securities risk consisting of market prices declining in general, convertible securities risk consisting of the potential for a decline in value during periods of rising interest rates and the risk of the borrower to miss payments, synthetic convertible instruments risk, convertible hedging risk, covered call writing risk, options risk, short sale risk, interest rate risk, credit risk, high yield risk, liquidity risk, portfolio selection risk, and portfolio turnover risk.

The principal risks of investing in Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund include: equity securities risk consisting of market prices declining in general, short sale risk consisting of potential for unlimited losses, foreign securities risk, currency risk, geographic concentration risk, other investment companies (including ETFs) risk, derivatives risk, options risk, and leverage risk.

The principal risks of investing in the Calamos Hedged Equity Fund include: covered call writing risk, options risk (see definition below), equity securities risk, correlation risk, mid-sized company risk, interest rate risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, portfolio turnover risk, portfolio selection risk, foreign securities risk, American depository receipts, and REITs risks.

The principal risks of investing in the Calamos Growth and Income Fund include: convertible securities risk consisting of the potential for a decline in value during periods of rising interest rates and the risk of the borrower to miss payments, synthetic convertible instruments risk consisting of fluctuations inconsistent with a convertible security and the risk of components expiring worthless, equity securities risk, growth stock risk, small and mid-sized company risk, interest rate risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, high yield risk, forward foreign currency contract risk and portfolio selection risk.

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