Ex-TCI man Ho's new Janchor pan-Asia fund gains traction


John Ho's Janchor Partners Pan-Asian Fund has gotten off to a strong start, having returned 7.6% year-to-date. Ho, the former Asia head of The Children's Investment Fund (TCI), quietly launched the fund on January 1 under the Hong Kong-based Janchor Partners moniker.

John Ho

A pan-Asia equity long/short strategy, the fund has an external AUM of about $100 million, of which over 90% is contractually bound in a three-year hard lock-up.

The remainder of the capital is under two-year and one-year lock-up periods, which Ho says corresponds with the fund's unique investment strategy: a multi-year long-term