Strategies

As of 6/30/19 View Summary of Returns
Strategy Name Index Since Inception Returns Inception Date
Gross Net Index
Active Growth Equity
U.S. All Cap Growth Strategy S&P 1500 Growth 14.33% 13.43% N/A 1/1/91
International Growth Strategy MSCI ACWI ex-US Growth 8.47% 7.42% 6.14% 4/1/05
International Growth Concentrated Strategy MSCI ACWI ex-US Growth 4.55% 3.56% 5.01% 12/1/13
Global Growth Strategy MSCI ACWI Growth 8.78% 7.63% 6.89% 4/1/07
Emerging Market Equity Strategy MSCI Emerging Markets 1.75% 0.65% 3.42% 12/1/13
Timpani Small Cap Growth Strategy Russell 2000 Growth Index 12.67% 12.07% 10.28% 4/1/08
Lower-Volatility Equity/Risk Managed
Emerging Economies Strategy MSCI Emerging Markets 9.51% 8.32% 9.73% 12/1/08
U.S. Opportunities Strategy S&P 500 Index 12.83% 12.05% 10.23% 1/1/91
Global Opportunities Strategy MSCI ACWI 9.28% 8.32% 6.88% 10/1/96
Fixed Income
High Income Opportunities Strategy Bloomberg Barclays U.S. High Yield 2% Issuer Capped Bond 7.43% 6.65% 7.20% 11/1/99
Core Plus Fixed Income Strategy Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index 4.91% 4.33% 4.16% 7/1/07
Convertible
U.S. Convertible Strategy ICE BofAML VOAO - All ex Mand Index 9.69% 9.01% 10.03% 1/1/91
Global Convertible Strategy Thomson Reuters Global Convertible Bond Index 7.81% 6.71% 6.58% 10/1/01
Alternatives
Phineus Long/Short Strategy MSCI World Index 12.78% 11.17% 7.53% 6/1/02
Market Neutral Income Strategy Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Government/Credit Bond Index 7.80% 7.03% 5.90% 1/1/91
Hedged Equity Strategy S&P 500 Index 6.09% 5.45% 10.50% 1/1/15
As of 6/30/19 View Style Information
Strategy Name Quarter YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception Inception Date
Active Growth Equity
U.S. All Cap Growth Strategy Gross 6.09% 6.09% 10.15% 15.80% 10.26% 13.74% 14.33% 1/1/91
Net 5.88% 5.88% 9.25% 14.87% 9.40% 12.86% 13.43% 1/1/91
International Growth Strategy Gross 6.05% 6.05% 0.02% 10.61% 4.51% 10.04% 8.47% 4/1/05
Net 5.79% 5.79% -0.95% 9.54% 3.50% 8.98% 7.42% 4/1/05
International Growth Concentrated Strategy Gross 6.53% 6.53% 0.98% 8.90% 4.10% N/A 4.55% 12/1/13
Net 6.31% 6.31% 0.14% 7.90% 3.12% N/A 3.56% 12/1/13
Global Growth Strategy Gross 5.19% 5.19% 4.14% 14.17% 8.42% 13.30% 8.78% 4/1/07
Net 4.92% 4.92% 3.06% 12.99% 7.27% 12.12% 7.63% 4/1/07
Emerging Market Equity Strategy Gross 2.31% 2.31% -0.18% 7.67% 0.77% N/A 1.75% 12/1/13
Net 2.03% 2.03% -1.27% 6.50% -0.33% N/A 0.65% 12/1/13
Timpani Small Cap Growth Strategy Gross 17.14% 17.14% 11.66% 21.20% 10.37% 18.45% 12.67% 4/1/08
Net 16.99% 16.99% 11.15% 20.60% 9.76% 17.83% 12.07% 4/1/08
Lower-Volatility Equity/Risk Managed
Emerging Economies Strategy Gross 3.42% 3.42% 1.88% 8.40% 1.61% 7.21% 9.51% 12/1/08
Net 3.18% 3.18% 0.99% 7.38% 0.55% 6.05% 8.32% 12/1/08
U.S. Opportunities Strategy Gross 4.28% 4.28% 9.46% 12.43% 8.75% 11.20% 12.83% 1/1/91
Net 4.10% 4.10% 8.74% 11.68% 8.03% 10.47% 12.05% 1/1/91
Global Opportunities Strategy Gross 4.08% 4.08% 4.47% 9.53% 5.52% 8.80% 9.28% 10/1/96
Net 3.95% 3.95% 3.97% 8.79% 4.76% 7.96% 8.32% 10/1/96
Fixed Income
High Income Opportunities Strategy Gross 7.45% 7.45% 5.82% 7.80% 3.94% 9.48% 7.43% 11/1/99
Net 7.32% 7.32% 5.16% 7.05% 3.20% 8.69% 6.65% 11/1/99
Core Plus Fixed Income Strategy Gross 3.98% 3.98% 5.07% 2.84% 3.32% 4.34% 4.91% 7/1/07
Net 3.84% 3.84% 4.49% 2.28% 2.76% 3.77% 4.33% 7/1/07
Convertible
U.S. Convertible Strategy Gross 3.59% 3.59% 7.42% 12.13% 6.44% 9.26% 9.69% 1/1/91
Net 3.41% 3.41% 6.67% 11.36% 5.69% 8.52% 9.01% 1/1/91
Global Convertible Strategy Gross 2.85% 2.85% 4.53% 9.29% 5.50% 8.16% 7.81% 10/1/01
Net 2.50% 2.50% 3.14% 7.83% 4.02% 7.00% 6.71% 10/1/01
Alternatives
Phineus Long/Short Strategy Gross 2.57% 2.57% 1.01% 11.09% 7.70% 9.93% 12.78% 6/1/02
Net 2.25% 2.25% -0.24% 9.73% 6.27% 8.39% 11.17% 6/1/02
Market Neutral Income Strategy Gross 1.72% 1.72% 5.02% 5.74% 4.59% 5.82% 7.80% 1/1/91
Net 1.55% 1.55% 4.31% 5.03% 3.88% 5.10% 7.03% 1/1/91
Hedged Equity Strategy Gross 1.98% 1.98% 4.98% 7.99% N/A N/A 6.09% 1/1/15
Net 1.94% 1.94% 4.82% 7.40% N/A N/A 5.45% 1/1/15

Past performance does not guarantee or indicate future results. Portfolios are managed according to their respective strategies which may differ significantly in terms of security holdings, industry weightings, and asset allocation from those of the benchmark(s). Portfolio performance, characteristics and volatility may differ from the benchmark(s) shown.

Average annual total return measures net investment income and capital gain or loss from portfolio investments as an annualized average. All performance shown assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains distributions.

Returns or Risk/Rewards statistics presented reflect the Calamos All Cap Growth Composite which is an actively managed composite investing in common stocks, preferred stocks, securities convertible into U.S. common stocks, and U.S. dollar-denominated American Depository Receipts, primarily in high growth industries and companies across all market capitalizations. The Composite was created July 1, 2010, calculated with an inception date of January 1, 1991 and includes all fully discretionary, fee paying accounts including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns presented reflect the Calamos Global Growth Composite which is an actively managed composite primarily investing in a globally-diversified portfolio of equity securities. The Composite was created March 22, 2007 calculated with an inception date of April 1, 2007 and includes all fully discretionary, tax-exempt, fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos International Growth Composite which is an actively managed composite primarily investing in common stocks issued by companies outside the United States. The Composite was created February 16, 2006 calculated with an inception date of April 1, 2005 and includes all fully discretionary fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos International Growth Concentrated Composite which is an actively managed composite primarily investing in a concentrated portfolio of common stocks issued by companies outside the United States. The Composite was created December 13, 2013 calculated with an inception date of December 1, 2013 and includes all fully discretionary fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos Emerging Market Equity Composite which is an actively managed strategy that primarily invests in a diversified portfolio of emerging market equity securities. Constituent portfolio assets are predominantly invested in equity securities of issuers whose principal activities are in a developing market or are economically tied to a developing market country. The Composite was created December 13, 2013, calculated with an inception date of December 1, 2013. Results include all fully discretionary accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward presented reflect the Calamos Emerging Economies Composite, which is an actively managed composite investing in a globally diversified portfolio of equity, convertible or debt securities, with at least 35% of constituent portfolio assets are invested in securities of issuers that are organized in emerging market countries. Investments in securities of developed market companies are generally limited to those companies which derive 20% or more of assets or revenues from emerging market countries. The Composite was created December 1, 2010 calculated with an inception date of December 1, 2008 and includes all fully discretionary fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos U.S. Opportunities Composite which is an actively managed composite investing in equity, convertible and fixed income securities seeking long term total return through growth and current income. The Composite was created August 31, 2013 calculated with an inception date of January 1, 1991 and includes all fully discretionary, fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos Global Opportunities Composite which is an actively managed composite primarily investing in a globally diversified portfolio of equity, convertible and fixed-income securities, with equal emphasis on capital appreciation and current income. The Composite was created February 16, 2006, calculated with an inception date of October 1, 1996 and includes all fully discretionary fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Rewards statistics presented reflect the Calamos Institutional Convertible Composite which is an actively managed composite investing in primarily high-quality U.S. convertible securities. The Composite was created March 1, 2014, calculated with an inception date of January 1, 1991 and includes all fully discretionary, fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

The Calamos Global Convertible Composite is an actively managed composite investing primarily in a globally diversified portfolio of convertible securities. The Composite includes all fully discretionary fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm. The Composite was created May 15, 2008, calculated with an inception date of October 1, 2001.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos Institutional Core Plus Fixed Income Composite which is an actively managed composite investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of investment-grade securities that generally have a dollar-weighted average duration between three to ten years. The Composite was created December 1, 2010, calculated with an inception date of July 1, 2007 and includes all fully discretionary, fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm. 

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos High Income Opportunities Composite which is an actively managed composite investing in high yield fixed income securities, primarily with credit ratings lower than investment grade securities. The Composite was created January 1, 2001, calculated with an inception date of November 1, 1999 and includes all fully discretionary, fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos Hedged Equity Composite which is an actively managed composite seeking to generate total return with lower volatility than equity markets. The strategy invests in a broadly diversified portfolio of equity securities while also writing (selling) index call options and/or entering into other options strategies on equity securities and/or broad based indices. The Composite was created January 13, 2015 calculated with an inception date of January 1, 2015. The Calamos Hedged Equity Composite was formerly named the Calamos Covered Call Composite. This name change was effected March 1, 2019. Results include all fully discretionary accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos Market Neutral Income Composite which is an actively managed “market neutral” composite seeking to achieve maximum current income while maintaining a low correlation to the fluctuations of the U.S. equity market as a whole. The Composite was created November 15, 2013 calculated with an inception date of January 1, 1991. Results include all fully discretionary accounts, including those no longer with the Firm.

Returns and Risk/Reward statistics presented reflect the Calamos Phineus Long/Short Composite which is an actively managed composite primarily investing in long and short positions of global publicly listed equity securities. The Composite was created September 30, 2015 calculated with an inception date of June 1, 2002 and includes all fully discretionary fee paying accounts, including those no longer with the Firm. On October 1, 2015 Calamos acquired Phineus Partners, LP which has managed the strategy since its inception in 2002. 

Fees include the investment advisory fee charge by Calamos Advisors LLC. Returns greater than 12 months are annualized. Chart Data Sources: BNY Mellon Analytical Services LLC and Calamos Advisors LLC.

Manager's fees are further described in Part II of the Adviser's Form ADV, which is available upon request.

Calamos Advisors LLC is a federally registered investment advisor. Part II of Form ADV, which provides background information about the firm and its business practices, is available upon written request to:

Calamos Advisors LLC
2020 Calamos Court
Naperville, IL 60563-2787
Attn: Compliance Officer