3 Common Mistakes Made by Investors Today

November 8, 2019

Matt Freund, CFA, Co-CIO, Head of Fixed Income Strategies and Senior Co-Portfolio Manager, elaborates on three common mistakes being made by investors in today’s markets—resulting in poor timing, taking on too much risk and missed opportunities.

Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) Explained

November 8, 2019

Matt Freund, CFA, Co-CIO, Head of Fixed Income Strategies and Senior Co-Portfolio Manager, outlines some of the pros and cons of Modern Monetary Theory—and why it might be a potential funding option for proposed economic initiatives in the U.S.

A Market of Bonds

November 8, 2019

In the words of Matt Freund, CFA, Co-CIO, Head of Fixed Income Strategies and Senior Co-Portfolio Manager, there’s no such thing as the bond market. Instead, it’s “a market of bonds” that vary based on their defining characteristics—including quality, duration, income, prepayment terms and more—and each will behave differently.

The #1 Lesson About Investing in Small Caps

September 24, 2019

Brandon M. Nelson, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager of the Calamos Timpani Small Cap Growth Fund (CTSIX), reminds investors that not all great companies turn out to be great stocks as well.

One Small Cap Story: Vericel

September 24, 2019

Gain insight into the process followed by Brandon M. Nelson, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager, as he leads the management team for the Calamos Timpani Small Cap Growth Fund (CTSIX).

The Goal: Fundamental Momentum

September 24, 2019

In this Q&A video, Brandon M. Nelson, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager of the Calamos Timpani Small Cap Growth Fund (CTSIX), describes the core components of fundamental momentum: sustainable growth and underestimated growth.

A No-Nonsense Sell Discipline

September 24, 2019

Watch as Brandon M. Nelson, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager of the Calamos Timpani Small Cap Growth Fund (CTSIX), explains why he sees his team’s sell discipline as a competitive advantage.

Small Cap Stocks Offer the 'Most Exploitable' Opportunities

May 31, 2019

Brandon Nelson, Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager of the Calamos Timpani Small Cap Growth Fund (CTSIX), discusses the potential for disproportionate rewards when investing in small cap stocks.