Founded in 1986, Third Avenue Management is a New York City-based asset manager that utilizes a disciplined, value-oriented, and asset-based approach to investing in publicly traded securities.

The Firm’s core investment strategies encompass:



Rooted in our founder Marty Whitman’s time-tested philosophy, Third Avenue adheres to a value approach when evaluating commercial enterprises and the securities they issue.

The key investment pillars across the Firm’s strategies include:

  • Financial strength
  • Management acumen
  • Discounted security prices
  • Prospects to compound value



Third Avenue offers multiple investment solutions focused on the team’s highest-conviction ideas, an approach that leads to high Active Share1 across our portfolios.

The Firm’s core strategies are currently available through:

  • Mutual Funds
  • Separately-Managed Accounts
  • UCITS Funds
  • Sub-Advisory Arrangements


1Active Share is the percentage of a fund’s portfolio that differs from the benchmark index