SOURCE: The TCW Group, Inc.

The TCW Group, Inc.

March 01, 2011 17:25 ET

TCW's Rivelle, Reilly and Whalen to Present Update on TCW Strategic Income Fund

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2011) - The TCW Group, Inc., an international asset management firm, invites you to participate in a conference call on Wednesday, March 2, with Tad Rivelle, Michael Reilly and Bryan Whalen, who will present an update on the TCW Strategic Income Fund, Inc (NYSE: TSI).

"The past year has witnessed on-going price remediation across the 'risk' sectors of fixed income including high yield and investment grade corporate debt as well as in the non-agency mortgage sector, the largest sector allocation in TSI," said Tad Rivelle, TCW's Chief Investment Officer for U.S. Fixed Income and a Portfolio Manager of the Fund. "The Fund also had exposure, through the re-introduction of equities into the portfolio, to the U.S. equity market rally in 2010. Looking forward, TCW will adhere to a disciplined and diversified approach to adding value in 2011."

Michael Reilly, TCW's Chief Investment Officer for Equities, will offer an update on trends in the equity market. Bryan Whalen, a Portfolio Manager of the Fund and Head of TCW's Mortgage Backed Securities group, will discuss trends in the MBS market and in the U.S. housing market.

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

Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Time: 1:15 p.m. Pacific Time / 4:15 p.m. Eastern Time
Live Event:
Domestic: (888) 713-4199
International: (617) 213-4861
Confirmation #: 16292396

In addition to the audio-only version of the conference call, TCW offers a live webcast of the call. Please click on the link below to register for the webcast:

http://www-waa-akam.thomson-webcast.net/us/dispatching/?event_id=477690f55212dd9d8c586f0624c71c62&portal_id=ec6bf9617a7161ea0974541a771cb48a

About TCW's Strategic Income Fund
TSI is a closed-end fund listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The Fund began operations in March 1987 and had net assets of approximately $274million as of February 28, 2010.

Various matters discussed in this news release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Actual results and the timing of certain events could differ materially from those projected or contemplated by these forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including general economic conditions, overall availability of certain types of securities for investment by the Fund, the level of volatility in the securities markets and in the share price of the Fund, and other risk factors outlined in the Fund's SEC Filings.

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 $115 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.

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