The Calamos Core Plus Fixed Income strategy seeks total return, consistent with preservation of capital and prudent investment management, through income earned on investments, plus capital appreciation. The strategy invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of investment-grade debt securities that generally have a dollar-weighted average portfolio duration between three to ten years.
|Strategy Assets*:||$38.6 M|
|Benchmark:||Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index|
*Strategy Assets reflect all assets that are currently being managed (collectively) under the strategy, which may contain multiple performance composites.
|Name||% of Assets|
|Investment Grade Corporate Debt||32.4|
|High Yield Corporate Debt||11.6|
|U.S. Municipal Debt||0.0|
|Agency Fixed Rate||15.7%|
|Consumer Non Cyclical||10.8%|
|< 1 Year||3.8%|
|1 to 3 Years||6.9%|
|3 to 5 Years||19.6%|
|5 to 7 Years||27.5%|
|7 to 10 Years||19.8%|
|10 to 20 Years||8.1%|
|> 20 Years||10.9%|
|Equities and Other||3.4%|
|CCC and below||0.6%|
|Federal National Mortgage Association||2.00%||7/1/2036||2.3|
|Federal National Mortgage Association||2.50%||7/1/2051||2.3|
|Federal National Mortgage Association||2.50%||4/1/2050||1.8|
|Federal National Mortgage Association||3.00%||4/1/2050||1.6|
|Federal National Mortgage Association||3.50%||4/1/2050||1.4|
|Freddie Mac Multifamily Structured Pass Through Certificates Class A2||3.99%||5/25/2033||1.4|
|Federal National Mortgage Association||3.00%||7/1/2046||0.8|
|Spectrum Brands, Inc.||2.50%||3/3/2028||0.8|
|AECOM Technology Corp.||2.15%||4/13/2028||0.8|
|Catalent Pharma Solutions Inc.||2.50%||2/22/2028||0.8|
|Name||1-Year||3-Year||5-Year||10-Year||Since Inception (7/07)|
|Core Plus Fixed Income (Gross)||-2.89%||2.37%||2.68%||2.96%||4.38%|
|Core Plus Fixed Income (Net)||-3.33%||1.88%||2.16%||2.42%||3.83%|
|Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index||-4.15%||1.69%||2.14%||2.24%||3.65%|
|Name||Qtr ending Mar 22||YTD 2022||2021||2020||2019||2018||2017||2016||2015||2014||2013|
|Core Plus Fixed Income (Gross)||-5.34%||-5.34%||-0.47%||7.68%||9.94%||-0.43%||3.90%||4.24%||2.06%||4.67%||1.08%|
|Core Plus Fixed Income (Net)||-5.44%||-5.44%||-0.91%||7.18%||9.34%||-0.98%||3.33%||3.67%||1.50%||4.10%||0.53%|
|Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index||-5.93%||-5.93%||-1.54%||7.51%||8.72%||0.01%||3.54%||2.64%||0.55%||5.96%||-2.02%|
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.
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.
Unmanaged index returns, unlike fund returns, do not reflect fees, expenses or sales charges. Investors cannot invest directly in an index.
Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index is a broad-based flagship benchmark that measures the investment grade, US dollar-denominated, fixed-rate taxable bond market. The index includes Treasuries, government related and corporate securities, MBS (agency fixed-rate and hybrid ARM pass-throughs), ABS and CMBS (agency and non-agency).
Fees include the investment advisory fee charge by Calamos Advisors LLC. Returns greater than 12 months are annualized. Chart Data Sources: Calamos Advisors LLC.
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.
|Name||Calamos Institutional Core Plus Fixed Income Composite||Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index|
|Annualized Standard Deviation||3.50%||3.40%|
|Separately Managed Accounts||$25 million||Available to new investors|
|Institutional Mutual Fund (CTRIX)||$1 million||These investment offerings are intended for investors inside the United States.|
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