How should PERA invest the roughly $50 billion PERA portfolio? That question was answered on November 15, when PERA’s Board of Trustees approved updated asset allocation guidelines. Asset ...On December 3, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
Investing requires an objective, just like charting a course on a map requires having a destination. A trip to Peru is not a successful trip if the objective ...On November 13, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
What rights do you have when you own shares of a company? That’s the central question at the heart of a recent letter to the Securities and Exchange ...On October 30, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
In 2018, Colorado PERA lowered administrative costs while also improving service, according to an annual report issued by CEM Benchmarking, a global pension fund benchmarking and consulting agency. ...On October 16, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
Two members of PERA’s leadership team have recently been selected by Governor Polis to serve on Colorado statewide boards impacting private-sector retirement security and state employees. These appointments ...On August 6, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
Good governance practices don’t always draw headlines. But staying out of the news may be a reflection of a retirement system that is running smoothly and adhering to ...On June 12, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
On May 23, Colorado PERA filed a motion to join a lawsuit to ensure that investors continue to have the right to sue companies that have engaged in ...On May 29, 2019 / By Jeffrey Sprole
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