Welcome to Aventine Investment Counsel

A partner-owned investment counselling firm with a focus on long term growth and capital preservation through modern portfolio design and concentrated investing.

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Welcome to Aventine Investment Counsel

A partner-owned investment counselling firm with a focus on long term growth and capital preservation through modern portfolio design and concentrated investing.

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Clear Perspective

Professional investment counselling for families, corporations and foundations by a team of experienced investors with a history of wealth creation. We have experience with the challenges and opportunities that present themselves to all investors.

Broad Perspective

We speak to clients about a broad range of investment opportunities beyond traditional public market investments, such as investing in private companies and mortgages as well as complementary alternative funds allowing for diversification across asset classes.

Aligned Perspective

Our clients appreciate that we are fully aligned with them.  Approximately 25% of the assets under management at Aventine are from the partners and their immediate families.

Who We Are

An approachable team with a unique skill set and expertise in public and private markets, investment counselling and disciplined investment processes.

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2021 Q3 Manager Letter

By |September 30th, 2021|

After a calm summer for global markets, we were reminded again in September that stock markets don’t always go up. Despite a volatile final month to the quarter, client accounts finished up 0.9% in Q3-21 and are up 13.8% YTD based on our Balanced Composite.

2021 Q2 Manager Letter

By |June 30th, 2021|

It was a strong Q2 for the Aventine strategies as equity markets continued to benefit from both accelerating growth and inflation as we marked the anniversary of the economic low point of the pandemic.

Telfser: Recent pullback in commodity prices divides analysts

By |June 20th, 2021|

James Telfser, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager at Aventine Investment Counsel, was featured in The Globe And Mail article "Recent pullback in commodity prices divides analysts". James explains his bullish outlook on commodities in the current environment of accelerating growth and inflation.

Telfser: Top Picks

By |June 9th, 2021|

James Telfser, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager at Aventine Investment Counsel, discusses his top stock picks: Trisura Group, Airboss of America and Sangoma Technologies. 

Telfser: ‘Now is the time to pounce on this stock’: Why this often overlooked TSX aviation reopening play may still have upside

By |May 26th, 2021|

James Telfser, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager at Aventine Investment Counsel, was featured in The Globe And Mail article "'Now is the time to pounce on this stock': Why this often overlooked TSX aviation reopening play may still have upside". James discusses the upside potential of Quebec-based aircraft landing gear company,  Héroux-Devtek (HRX-T), as airlines get back to business and HRX-T expands their defense segment.

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Aventine Investment Counsel
2 Bloor Street West, Suite 3400
Toronto, Ontario M4W 3E2
Tel: 416-847-1767
Fax: 416-644-6001

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Please contact:

Shannon Vadovic 
Director, Client Relations
Tel: 416-847-1767 x510

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