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No Matter What: CMNIX

Here’s why we call the market neutral fund category leader both consistent and resilient.

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Could a Fixed Income Alternative Reduce the Interest Rate Sensitivity of Your Retirement Portfolios?

See how Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund can be a viable alternative for those who worry about rising interest rates’ effect on fixed income portfolios.

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How CMNIX—Our Income Alt—Worked Versus the Bond Market, 2018 YTD

Rising rates and other bond market challenges haven’t fazed Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund (CMNIX) this year.

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Ride Out the Bull Market with a Lower Volatility Alternative: CIHEX

CIHEX provided hedged equity exposure—a less volatile ride than the S&P but with more growth than a bond fund.

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Not Too Late: Convertibles Still Undervalued

Even after a year of strong performance, the convertible securities market was trading near the lower end of its historical valuation range as of 7/30/18.

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Watch: CPLIX’s Grant on Late-Cycle Global Opportunities

From deflation to inflation, from interest rates to investment risks, from the U.S. to Europe to the UK, CPLIX PM video series reviews key factors affecting global markets.

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What You Miss When You Look at CPLIX’s ‘Average’ Annualized Beta

CPLIX’s active risk management has led to periods of taking on greater market risk and periods where market risk was minimized.

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Watch: The Specific Appeal of Convertible Securities

Here are three brief videos on the appeal of convertible securities and their use in an asset allocation.

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Watch: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Our Covered Call Strategy

CMNIX and CIHEX co-portfolio managers discuss the active hedging difference.

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CIHEX Played Defense in the First Half—and Finished Ahead of the S&P 500

Calamos Hedged Equity Income Fund (CIHEX) is a defensive equity strategy that worked in the first six months of 2018.

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