Asset Value Investors (“AVI”) was established in 1985 to manage the assets of British Empire Trust plc (British Empire), then a £6 million London listed investment company.
AVI Japan Opportunity Trust (“AJOT”) is managed by AVI’s CIO, Joe Bauernfreund.
AVI established AJOT to provide shareholders with capital growth through investing in cash-rich and over-capitalised small-cap Japanese equities in October 2018.
AVI Japan Opportunity Trust p.l.c is referred to as ‘AJOT’ throughout the website. AJOT’s investment managers, Asset Value Investors are referred to as ‘AVI’