SOURCE: The TCW Group, Inc.

The TCW Group, Inc.

August 10, 2009 13:22 ET

TCW Named One of the 'Best Places to Work' for the Second Year in a Row

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 10, 2009) - The TCW Group, Inc., an international investment management firm with approximately $100 billion in assets, today announced that it has been named one of the "Best Places to Work" in Los Angeles for the second consecutive year.

In an annual ranking by the Los Angeles Business Journal, the newspaper selected TCW as one of the best places to work in the large company category. TCW ranked 4th this year, up from 12th in 2008. The rankings are based on anonymous employee surveys and expert evaluations of each company's benefits, policies and other offerings.

"We would like to thank the Los Angeles Business Journal for recognizing the unique corporate culture and supportive environment that we strive to create at TCW," said Interim Chief Executive Officer Marc I. Stern. "Since our founding in 1971, we have always sought to attract and retain the best people in the investment industry, and this prestigious honor reflects our commitment to that goal."

This is the second time TCW has participated in the county-wide rankings. The complete rankings appear in today's issue of the Los Angeles Business Journal.

TCW has 650 employees specializing in equities, fixed income, and alternative investments, as well as related support functions. The firm is headquartered in downtown Los Angeles, with offices in West Los Angeles, New York and Houston. For more information, please visit our web site at www.tcw.com.

About TCW

Founded in 1971, The TCW Group develops and manages a broad range of innovative, value-added investment products that strive to enhance and protect clients' wealth. The firm has approximately $100 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 Asset Management, which has approximately $500 billion under management.

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    Michael Utley
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    The TCW Group, Inc.
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