Diane Jaffee on Bloomberg TV

May 24, 2017

TCW in the Media: Diane Jaffee appeared on Bloomberg TV to discuss the impact of proposed policy changes on equity markets.

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Video is approx. 5 minutes 22 seconds

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TCW Relative Value Dividend Appreciation Fund (TGDFX, TGIGX) |

As of December 31, 2017

The performance data presented represents past performance and is no guarantee of future results. Total returns include reinvestment of dividends and distributions. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data presented. Performance data current to the most recent month end is available on the Fund’s website at TCW.com. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate with market conditions. The value of an investment in the Fund, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than its original purchase cost. The index is not available for direct investment; therefore its performance does not reflect a reduction for fees or expenses incurred in managing a portfolio. The securities in the index may be substantially different from those in the Fund.

1 For the TCW Relative Value Dividend Appreciation N Share Fund, the performance data includes the performance of the Fund’s predecessor investment company, (“SG Cowen Predecessor Fund”), which prior to December 14, 2001, was managed by SG Cowen Asset Management Company, Inc. The SG Cowen Predecessor Fund has investment objectives and strategies that are substantially similar to the Fund. The SG Cowen Predecessor Fund’s performance was calculated using the fees and expenses of the Class A shares not including the 4.75% sales charge for Class A shares of the SG Cowen Predecessor Fund.

2 Russell 1000® Value Index – Measures the performance of the 1,000 largest of the 3,000 largest U.S.-domiciled companies (based on total market capitalization) with lower price-to-book ratios and lower forecasted growth values. Russell Investment Group is the source and owner of the trademarks, service marks and copyrights related to the Russell Indexes. Russell® is a trademark of Russell Investment Group.

3 The annualized since inception return for the index reflects the inception date of the TCW Class I and Class N Share Funds, respectively. For periods 10/29/04 – 12/31/17; 9/19/86 – 12/31/17.

4 Effective February 28, 2017, the Advisor has contractually agreed to cap the expenses (excluding interest and acquired fund fees and expenses, if any) of each class of the Fund at 1.00% until March 1, 2018.
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