ADVISORY, Feb. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
First Trust Advisors L.P. ("First Trust"), a leading ETF provider and asset manager and The TCW Group Inc. (“TCW”), a global asset management firm, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, celebrating the recent launch of the First Trust TCW Opportunistic Fixed Income ETF (Nasdaq:FIXD).
In honor of the occasion, David Lippman, President & CEO at TCW, Laird Landmann, Group Managing Director, Co-Director Fixed Income at TCW and Steve Kane, Group Managing Director, U.S. Fixed Income at TCW, will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About First Trust
First Trust Advisors L.P., along with its affiliate First Trust Portfolios L.P., are privately held companies which provide a variety of investment services, including asset management and financial advisory services, with collective assets under management or supervision of approximately $100 billion as of January 31, 2017 through unit investment trusts, exchange-traded funds, closed-end funds, mutual funds and separate managed accounts. First Trust is based in Wheaton, Illinois. For more information, visit http://www.ftportfolios.com.
About TCW Investment Management Company LLC
TCW Investment Management Company LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of The TCW Group, Inc. (“TCW Group”), which is a leading global asset management firm with nearly five decades of investment experience. Established in 1971 in Los Angeles, California, TCW Group manages a broad range of products across fixed income, equities, emerging markets and alternative investments. Through the TCW, MetWest and TCW Alternative Fund Families, TCW manages one of the largest mutual fund complexes in the U.S. Its clients include many of the world’s largest corporate and public pension plans, financial institutions, endowments and foundations, as well as financial advisors and high net worth individuals. With a high level of employee ownership, TCW is committed to providing disciplined, team-managed investment processes that have been tested across market cycles. As of December 31, 2016, TCW Group had $191.6 billion in assets under management with more than $158 billion of that in fixed income.
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