To view a Lipper Award video of John Calamos, Sr. discussing the Calamos Global Equity Fund please click http://www.media-server.com/m/p/yq7gcbz6.
The Lipper Fund Awards program honors funds that deliver consistently strong risk-adjusted performance, relative to peers. The Lipper Fund Awards take place in 23 countries in Asia, Europe, MENA, and the Americas. Lipper designates award-winning funds in most individual classifications for the three-, five-, and ten-year periods and fund families with high average scores for the three-year time period. Lipper Fund Awards are part of the broader Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence program.
About CalamosCalamos Investments is a globally diversified investment firm serving the needs of institutional and individual investors for over 30 years. The company's clients include public and private pensions, foundations, endowments, corporations, financial advisors, family offices and individuals from around the world who have entrusted the firm with $36.1 billion in assets under management as of 29 February 2012.
Calamos offers a range of global investment solutions - equity, fixed-income, convertible and alternatives - to work with clients' multi-asset allocation frameworks and achieve the goals of their investment programs.Calamos serves professional/sophisticated investors around the world through Calamos Global Funds PLC (UCITS), distributed by Calamos International LLP, London, United Kingdom. For more information, please visit Calamos.com/global. Important Risk InformationLipper Fund Awards received are for risk-adjusted performance for the three-year period among 381 funds in the United Kingdom, 413 funds in France, 577 funds in Germany, 410 funds in Austria, 349 funds in Switzerland, and 412 funds in Europe, respectively, in the Equity Global category as of 31/12/2011. Lipper Fund Awards are awarded annually to honor funds that have outperformed peers based on risk-adjusted, consistent return. Lipper, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reuters, provides independent insight on global collective investments including mutual funds, retirement funds, hedge funds, funds fees and expenses to the asset management and media communities. Lipper ranks the performance of mutual funds within a classification of funds that have similar investment objectives. Rankings are historical with capital gains and dividends reinvested and do not include the effect of loads. If an expense waiver was in affect it may have had a material effect on the total return or yield and, therefore, the ranking for the period. The Calamos Global Equity Fund may only be offered or solicited to professional/sophisticated investors. This information does not constitute an offer or solicitation to invest in the Fund.