Convertible Arbitrage Is in Calamos’ Roots

December 13, 2017

Eli Pars, Co-CIO, Head of Alternative Strategies and Co-Head of Convertible Strategies, Senior Co-PM, discusses the extensive background of our convertible arbitrage strategy.

How We Pursue Superior Returns

December 13, 2017

Michael Grant, SVP, Senior Portfolio Manager, describes the appeal of long/short equity: to act like a long-only investor when the environment is favorable and yet to have the flexibility to preserve capital when the environment turns.

Genesis of Calamos Evolving World Growth Fund

August 1, 2016

Nick Niziolek, Co-CIO, explains the origin of the Calamos Evolving World Growth Fund and the reasons we believe it is a unique emerging market solution.

The Long/Short Model Flexibility of Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund

July 27, 2016

Michael Grant, SVP, Senior Co-Portfolio Manager, discusses how the Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund differs from “traditional” long/short funds. Key differentiating characteristics include dynamic asset allocation, manager flexibility and style.

The Long Short Model | Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund

July 27, 2016

Michael Grant, SVP, Senior Co-Portfolio Manager, breaks down his philosophy and approach to the Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund. Key topics include the long/short model, manager flexibility, and the structure used to implement investment ideas within the portfolio. Video recorded June 29, 2016.

Calamos Chart Talk: Why Big Market Swings Can Be Good News for Gamma Trading

February 8, 2016

Co-Portfolio Managers David O’Donohue and Jason Hill discuss how convertible arbitrage strategies can potentially capitalize from increased market volatility through gamma trading.

Eli Pars Speaks to the Benefits of Convertibles

September 4, 2015

Against the backdrop of equity volatility and an uncertain Fed timeline, convertible securities may provide distinct advantages, explains Eli Pars, CFA.