Roosevelt Investments is now CI Roosevelt Private Wealth

About Us

From Our Founding Over 50 Years Ago, to This Day:

wealth management firm

We remain an investment management firm focused on putting our clients’ interests first

excellent client service

We still believe the foundation of excellent client service is treating our clients with integrity and building unwavering trust

strong results

We are always committed to delivering strong, risk-adjusted results to our clients with the highest level of transparency

culture of compliance

And finally, we remain rooted in a culture of compliance

Our Values and Principles Have Guided Our Firm for Over 50 Years:


As an investment advisor registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, we provide full disclosure on our business practices and fee arrangements.1 We will answer any questions you have about our firm honestly, directly, and transparently.


We maintain strict compliance with the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS) and our internal controls comply with SEC rules. All Roosevelt employees embody our values and adhere to a Code of Ethics.

Risk Management

Throughout our history, we have prioritized risk management in all our investment strategies, with a specific focus on downside protection. Since many clients have different tolerances for risk, we can tailor our approach to meet your needs.


Above all, we are committed to providing exceptional client service that is rooted in our founding values of integrity and trust. We put our clients first.

Our History

Theodore and James Roosevelt


The Roosevelt Investment Group, LLC traces its roots back to 1971, when President Theodore Roosevelt’s cousin, P. James Roosevelt, started the investment firm P. James Roosevelt, Inc., focused on endowments and high-net-worth individuals. P. James Roosevelt’s earliest clients included several members of the Roosevelt family, Youngs Memorial Cemetery, where Teddy Roosevelt is buried, as well as the Theodore Roosevelt Association*


In 1993, the firm changed its name to The Roosevelt Investment Group, Inc., and to this day we still embody the founding Roosevelt values of entrepreneurship, honesty, integrity, and leadership.

P. James Roosevelt believed these values were key to building a successful investment advisory firm. Given our years of successfully serving clients, The Roosevelt Investment Group, LLC is proof he was right.

Theodore and James Roosevelt
Arthur Sheet Merger


Arthur Sheer shared P. James’s vision when Arthur founded Sheer Asset Management in 1990, embodying similar values of family strength, entrepreneurial spirit, and an unwavering commitment to risk management. As Roosevelt and Sheer were pursuing the same goals, their firms merged in 2002.


The Roosevelt Investment Group, LLC acquired Ehrlich Meyer Associates, adding a new Managing Director and Portfolio Manager to the Roosevelt team.


The Roosevelt Investment Group, LLC acquired Blueprint Financial Planning and Value Architects Asset Management.

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Roosevelt Investment Group LLC


The clients and principal of Lombardi Wealth Advisors join The Roosevelt Investment Group, LLC. In addition, the firm’s name is changed to CI Roosevelt Private Wealth after its acquisition by CI Financial Corp.


Today, we remain a firm focused on putting our clients’ interest first.

Funeral Homes and Cemeteries *Does not represent client endorsement or reference.
Roosevelt Firm Headquarters

Our firm is headquartered in midtown Manhattan, and we have an operations center in Providence, Rhode Island.

We Are Here to Help

The Roosevelt Investment Group’s ongoing strength and success is driven by collaboration and teamwork. Our success is driven by our leaders, and by our people.

Our team of experienced professionals come from diverse backgrounds, and we all bring unique perspectives and intellectual capital to the table. We adhere to the same Code of Ethics, and we hold each other accountable to embody the values set by our founders—honesty, integrity, and trust.

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Executive Team

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Investment Team

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Marketing Team

James C. Rogers

James Rogers, CIMA®

President, National Sales Manager

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John Roscoe, CFA

John Roscoe, CFA*

Chief Investment Officer

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Karen DeArruda Bairos, CIPM®

Karen Bairos, CIPM®

Chief Operating Officer

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“We see our clients as long-term partners, not short-term customers. Your growth is our growth. Your success is our success.”

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