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Heading Toward the Emerging Markets End Zone Like a Champion Quarterback

Risk-managed, targeted opportunities over time—that’s what Calamos Evolving World Growth Fund and MVP quarterbacks have in common.

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Calamos Breaks into Top 10 of Alternative Fund Managers

Strong alternative funds’ performance and asset growth propelled Calamos into the top 10 alternative fund managers ranked by assets in the Morningstar Alternatives Category.

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The Challenge for High Yield in 2017

Calamos high yield market update on default rates, recovery rates, spreads, Treasury yields and outlook, January 2017.

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Jumpy Markets? This ‘Half Caff’ Blend Cuts Back on the Volatility While Pursuing Better Returns

Alternatives can diversify portfolios to help shield from today’s market volatility—but not all alternative allocations are created equal. Check out this Twenty 50/50 alternative blend that historically offered reduced volatility and improved returns.

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Equities in 2017: Why We Expect More Upside Than Downside

Easing Global Headwinds Point to Higher Equities in 2017 presents the Calamos Global Long/Short team’s views on populism, earnings growth, tax reform and stronger economies overseas, including in the eurozone.

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Unconstrained CPLIX Finishes 2016 In Top Decile

A look at how the unconstrained structure Calamos Phineus Long/Short Fund enabled it to take advantage of the market highs and lows of 2016.

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TIPS Vs. Market Neutral Income Funds

TIPS are not the only alternative for investors seeking an inflation hedge. Market neutral funds have demonstrated resilience when interest rates rise.

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How Flexibility Has Led to CPLIX Performance Consistency

Market risk can’t be diversified away but it can be hedged. See how the flexible approach of the eighth oldest long/short fund has allowed for capital preservation, helping investors remain invested.

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Understanding The Long/Short Funds Category: Infographic

Heightened interest has driven long/short product development, leading to the growth of the Morningstar Alternative Category, Long/Short Equity in the years since the 2008 financial crisis. There continues to be a wide performance difference between the top performing and bottom performing fund in the category. Advisors interested in evaluating and comparing long/short equity funds will need to focus on educating themselves on how products differ.

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Investors May Be Misjudging Prospects for Fixed Income and Equities in 2017

How Calamos’ investment managers size up the prospects for fixed income and equities in 2017.

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