TCW Unveils Emerging Markets Fund

January 5, 2010 ( – Los Angeles-based asset management firm The TCW Group has launched the TCW Emerging Markets Equities Fund (TGMIX/TGMMX).

A news release said the new offering will be managed by Mark Madden and David Robbins. The new fund will focus on growth opportunities with a value bias and will invest across the large, mid, and small-cap emerging market universe. 

Portfolio construction and security selection will be driven by an integrated top-down and bottom-up investment process with position size and rebalancing based on reward-risk analysis, according to the announcement. The portfolio managers will be supported initially by a five-person research team.