The Barita Group is made up of Barita Investments Limited and its subsidiary Barita Unit Trusts Management Company Limited. Barita was founded by Rita Humphries-Lewin in 1977 and has the distinction of being one of the oldest stock broking companies in Jamaica.
Over the past 40 years, the company has built a solid reputation for excellence in the areas of Equities Trading, Fixed Income Securities, Foreign Currency Trading, Asset Management, Unit Trusts Fund Management and Investment Research. The Company is licensed by the Financial Services Commission, is a member of the Jamaica Stock Exchange and a Primary Dealer and Cambio Dealer for the Bank of Jamaica.
In August 2018, Cornerstone Investment Holdings acquired majority shares in Barita Investments Limited. This continues the companies mission and vision to be a premier investment force in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean.