Launches & Closures

WIM Asset Management rolls out SRI Greater China offshore fund


WIM Sustainable SRI Master Fund is probably a China manager's first SRI offering

WIM Asset Management, the Hong Kong affiliate of Shanghai-based Shanghai Wisdom Investment Managers, has launched its first offshore fund, the WIM Sustainable SRI Master Fund.

David Jun Wu

This is probably the first SRI offering from a China-focused manager. WIM already runs an office in Hong Kong and is in the process of applying to the Securities and Futures Commission for an asset management licence.

WIM's new fund is a Greater China and China markets-related, equity long/short strategy with a macro overlay. "It does not invest in companies that produce, for example, tobacco, weapons and