Former Keywise man Jook’s Avant Eagle starts to fly


Avant Capital Eagle Fund, a $12 million Greater China long/short strategy focused on small and mid-cap stocks, has performed strongly since its May 2010 launch, with an estimated net gain of 15.4% for its Class A (monthly liquidity) and 16.5% for its Class B (annual redemption) since inception. It aims to achieve annual absolute returns of over 20-30%.

The Cayman-domiciled fund is run by former Keywise Capital Management (HK) portfolio manager Raymond Jook, who set up Hong Kong-based Avant Capital Management (HK) last year to capture opportunities from undervalued small-cap stocks listed in Hong Kong, Taiwan, China and