Fund Complex: TCW Funds
Management Company: TCW Investment Management Company
Funds Affected: (1) TCW Developing Markets Equity Fund, (2) TCW New America Premier Equities
Sustainable Investing Strategy: ESG Integration
(1) In allocating investments among various Developing Market Countries, the adviser attempts to analyze internal political, market and economic factors. These factors include, but are not limited to: Public finances, monetary policy, external accounts, financial markets, foreign investment regulations, exchange rate policy, labor conditions, political outlook, structural reform policy, and environmental, social and governance factors.
(2) The fund intends to achieve its objective by investing in a portfolio of companies the portfolio manager believes are enduring, cash generating businesses whose leaders prudently manage their environmental, social, and financial resources and whose shares are attractively valued relative to the free cash flow generated by the businesses.