British Empire manager targets £100m+ for new Japan trust

Identified 'exciting gap in the market'

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Joe Bauernfreund will manage the new AVI Japan Opportunity trust
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Joe Bauernfreund will manage the new AVI Japan Opportunity trust

Asset Value Investors, manager of the £850m British Empire trust, plans to launch a new investment trust investing in small to mid-cap Japanese equities.

The AVI Japan Opportunity trust will be managed by Joe Bauernfreund, who has run the British Empire trust since October 2015. He will be supported by Tom Treanor and a team of analysts, who are all...

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