Asset Value Investors (“AVI”) was established in 1985 to manage the assets of AVI Global Trust plc (AVI Global), then a £6 million London listed investment company.
A group of UK institutional and private US investors supported a 4 for 1 rights offering to enlarge AVI Global to £30 million.
AVI Global is managed by AVI’s CIO, Joe Bauernfreund.
AVI Global Trust p.l.c is referred to as ‘AVI Global’ throughout the website. AVI Global’s investment managers, Asset Value Investors are referred to as ‘AVI’