Rothschilds expands services

Rothschilds plans to introduce a hedge fund assessment capability service into its portfolio management service in the first quarter of 2001.

Rupert Robinson, who heads up Rothchild's private clients division, has initiated discussion with various third-party groups and individuals involved in alternative asset management, though the format of the new product has yet to be decided.

The service will apply to both its multi-manager product and its private client services.

Robinson said: "As a gr