NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Calamos Investments, the global investment management firm, announced today the launch of the Calamos Short-Term Bond Fund (CSTIX).
The fund will invest at least 80% of its assets in a broad range of investment grade debt securities with a dollar-weighted average maturity of under three years.
Calamos Chief Executive Officer John Koudounis said, "We're committed to expanding our fixed income product suite as part of our overall growth strategy. The launch of this fund addresses a near-term need for nimble, low-duration yield strategies as well as providing us with another building block for creating multi-asset client solutions."
"Our firm was founded on serving clients with active risk management throughout a full market cycle," said John P. Calamos Sr., Founder, Chairman and Global Chief Investment Officer. He continued, "The Calamos Short-Term Bond Fund may serve as an important component in an investor's overall asset allocation plan."
Matthew Freund, Calamos Co-Chief Investment Officer and Head of Fixed Income Strategies, said, "Along with our fixed income team, I look forward to bringing our shorter duration strategy to our clients. We believe a disciplined process, grounded in fundamental research, enables us to achieve higher returns with lower volatility."
The fund formally incorporates ESG into its investment process, joining the Calamos International Growth Fund (CIGIX), which also utilizes an ESG review.
For more information about the Fund's investment objective and policies, visit www.calamos.com
Calamos Investments is a diversified global investment firm offering innovative investment strategies including alternatives, multi-asset, convertible, fixed income, and equity. The firm offers strategies through separately managed portfolios, mutual funds, closed-end funds, private funds, and UCITS funds. Clients include major corporations, pension funds, endowments, foundations and individuals, as well as the financial advisors and consultants who serve them. Headquartered in the Chicago metropolitan area, the firm also has offices in London, New York, San Francisco, and the Miami area. For more information, please visit www.calamos.com.
Before investing carefully consider the fund's investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. Please see the prospectus and summary prospectus containing this and other information which can be obtained by calling 1-800-582-6959. Read it carefully before investing.
*Calamos Investments LLC, referred to herein as Calamos Investments®, is a financial services company offering such services through its subsidiaries: Calamos Advisors LLC, Calamos Wealth Management LLC, Calamos Investments LLP and Calamos Financial Services LLC.
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