Third Avenue Management is a Registered Investment Adviser that offers investment advisory services to institutional and private clients through a variety of investment vehicles. Its investment strategies are value equity, real estate value, small-cap value and international value. Third Avenue offers several investment vehicles, including mutual funds, separate accounts and limited partnerships. The company s research approach is opportunistic and not constrained by market capitalization, industry sector or geographic location. Third Avenue was founded in 1986 and is based in New York. The company is a subsidiary of Affiliated Managers Group, an asset management firm holding company located in Prides Crossing, Mass.