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Equity Revival or Economic Slowdown: CPLIX’s Michael Grant Weighs In on the Debate

The equity and bond markets vary in their interpretation of today’s environment. Calamos Head of Global Long/Short Strategies and Sr. Co-Portfolio Manager of Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund (CPLIX) Michael Grant assesses the risks for investors.

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Watch: CIHEX’s Dynamic Approach to Pursuing Market Opportunities

Joe Cusick, Vice President, Portfolio Specialist, elaborates on various aspects of market behavior, risk management and trading strategies associated with options-based funds as he answers questions frequently asked by financial advisors.

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Understanding the Options-based Funds Category: Infographic

A graphical look at the fastest growing liquid alternatives category—and what financial advisors need to know when evaluating their choices.

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There’s an Alternative to Cash: Market Neutral

Investor allocations to cash reflect the discomfort with the stock market. One alternative is to rely on the hedging of equities to produce return over varying market cycles—to be market neutral.

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April 2 Webcast: Join the CMNIX, CIHEX Team on Monetizing Volatility

Our April 2 webcast for financial advisors will feature the CMNIX, CIHEX team on using hedged options strategies as a way to keep your clients in the market while potentially protecting them against the downside.

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Using Options to Hedge and Potentially Add Alpha to an Equity Strategy

Eli Pars, Calamos Co-CIO and Head of Alternative Strategies, talks with The Wall Street Transcript about how Calamos Hedged Equity Fund (CIHEX) and Calamos Market Neutral Income Fund (CMNIX) seek to capitalize on volatility by using options strategies.

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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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No Matter What: CMNIX

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

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Capital Protection to Dominate H1 2019, But Grant Looks for a Tradable Recovery in 2nd Half

CPLIX’s Michael Grant elaborates on why he believes the global cyclical downturn could be entering its most challenging phase, and when to expect a sustained equity recovery.

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When Volatility Attacked, CMNIX and CIHEX Were Ready

The equity market in December posed a real-life downside stress test, requiring CMNIX to prioritize downside protection over opportunity.

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