Asset Value Investors (“AVI”) has been investing in Japan for three decades. AVI focuses on undervalued companies with resilient and growing earnings, that are overlooked by investors due to non-fundamental factors. By utilising 37 years of capital markets experience, having analysed and met with 100s of Japanese companies across a wide variety of industries, AVI works with management teams, making suggestions on how to grow long-term corporate value and address share price undervaluation. AVI focuses on four main areas of improvement: capital efficiency, ESG, investor communication and operational strategy. While AVI seeks to work privately and collaboratively with management teams, if progress is not made, AVI will share its ideas with other shareholders in a public forum.
AVI believes its strategy and investment style differentiates from other managers due to:
30 years’ experience of long-term global outperformance due to distinctive investment strategy
Focus on high-quality businesses overlooked and mispriced by other investors
Active engagement with management to sustainably grow corporate value and unlock shareholder value
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’
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