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Title:
Convertible securities : the latest instruments, portfolio strategies, and valuation analysis
Author:
Calamos, John P.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : McGraw-Hill, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xi, 417 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: Investing in convertible securities. c1988.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781557389213
Format :
Book

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Central Library HG4661 .C32 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Convertible securities, combining aspects of both stocks and bonds, truly create a "best of both worlds" investment. This instructive book uses everyday terms and illustrations to explain types of convertibles, reveal high-return investment strategies, and decode pricing, hedging, and risk/return considerations.


Author Notes

John P. Calamos is the founder, president, and chief investment officer of Calamos Asset Management, Inc., an investment firm specializing in managing convertible portfolios which has over $2.2 billion in assets under management. A frequent speaker at investment seminars and conferences, Mr. Calamos has taught graduate level courses on finance and investments. He is the acclaimed author of Investing in Convertible Securities, writes a column on investment risk management in Personal Financial Planning, and has written articles for Pension World, Pensions & Investments, Journal of Financial Investing, and Financial Executive. Mr. Calamos has appeared on CNBC, and is frequently quoted as a convertible securities authority in Barron's, Fortune, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Pensions & Investments, Financial World, Nation's Business, and on Bloomberg Forum.


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