Hedge Funds

IBIS maintains strong track record, builds team as strategy starts to gain momentum

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Peter Wilton
David Forster
IBIS Global Media, the specialist long/short global media sector fund managed out of London by David Forster and Peter Wilton, has just completed its fourth year of trading with an annualised return of 9.14% since inception.

The fund has made money every year – and, perhaps more impressively, has been positive in each of the eight half-year periods – since launching in July 2007.

The fund is managing $35 million, up 80% from a year ago. It invests in companies across a broad range of media sub-sectors, among