In 2012, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) introduced revised requirements for public pension plans (GASB 67) and employers affiliated with those public pension plans (GASB 68) that ...On October 30, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
In late August, the PERA Board of Trustees named Ron Baker as the finalist for PERA’s Executive Director. Currently serving as the Interim Executive Director, Mr. Baker will ...On September 5, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
The Colorado PERA Board of Trustees is constantly monitoring the performance of the PERA fund and the long-term health and sustainability of each of PERA’s divisions (State, School, ...On August 22, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
Colorado PERA Interim Executive Director Ron Baker recently sent a letter to the Actuarial Standards Board (ASB) providing input on proposed revisions to standards for actuaries who measure ...On August 22, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
As SB 18-200 makes its way through the Legislature, there has been significant discussion over the goal line: the 30-year timeframe in which PERA becomes fully funded. There ...On April 5, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
Colorado taxpayers, along with PERA members and retirees, need to have accurate information about PERA’s current funded status and a path forward. That’s the message from PERA Board ...On January 10, 2018 / By PERA on the Issues
PERA on the Issues provides information and insight on a variety of topics related to managing a portfolio of more than $45 billion and providing retirement security for over 500,000 of Colorado’s public employees.