SOURCE: The TCW Group, Inc.

The TCW Group, Inc.

December 10, 2009 17:25 ET

TCW's Tad Rivelle to Hold Conference Call on TCW Total Return Bond Fund

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - December 10, 2009) - The TCW Group, Inc. invites you to participate in a conference call Friday, December 11 with Tad Rivelle, portfolio manager of the TCW Total Return Bond Fund (NASDAQ: TGLMX). Upon completion of the transaction with Metropolitan West Asset Management (MetWest), Mr. Rivelle will become Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of TCW's High-Grade Fixed Income Group.

Rivelle, a co-founder of MetWest, joined TCW in 2009 when TCW announced it signed an agreement to acquire MetWest. Under Tad's leadership, the MetWest investment team was recognized as Morningstar's Fixed Income Manager of the Year for 2005.

Please dial in 10 minutes before the scheduled start time to register for the live call.

Date: Friday, December 11, 2009
Time: 10:00 a.m. Pacific / 1:00 p.m. Eastern
Dial-in number: (888) 713-4199
Confirmation code: 16292396

In addition to the audio-only version of the conference call, TCW is pleased to offer another way to participate in this presentation via web casting technology. Please click on the link below to register for the webcast.

Register for Web cast

Participants are encouraged to listen to the live call. A replay will be made available, but can be delayed up to seven business days. Please check www.tcw.com for availability. The replay number is (888) 286-8010, and the passcode is 14454442.

Footnotes and Disclosures

You should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the Fund carefully before investing. The Fund's Prospectus contains this and other information about the Fund. To receive a free Prospectus, please call 1-800-386-3829 or you may download the Prospectus from the Fund's website at www.tcwfunds.com. Read it carefully before you invest or send money.

The TCW Funds are distributed by TCW Funds Distributors.

About TCW

Founded in 1971, The TCW Group, Inc. develops and manages a broad range of innovative, value-added investment products that strive to enhance and protect clients' wealth. The firm has approximately $110 billion in assets under management. TCW clients include many of the largest corporate and public pension plans, financial institutions, endowments and foundations in the U.S., as well as a substantial number of foreign investors and high net worth individuals. TCW is a subsidiary of Société Générale. For more information, please refer to www.tcw.com.

Contact Information

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    Erin K. Freeman
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    213-244-0464
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