The first leg of PERAtour, PERA’s statewide outreach initiative, concluded just last week. During the inaugural leg of this two-part community engagement effort (the second phase of which ...On June 14, 2017 / By Jeffrey Sprole
PERA is classified as a “hybrid” defined benefit plan which means it has characteristics of a traditional pension plan as well as some additional features that are more ...On March 31, 2017 / By Jeffrey Sprole
“Your low cost, high service performance is particularly impressive given your ‘tough’ peer group.” That’s what CEM Benchmarking, an international firm that analyzes pension fund service delivery, noted ...On September 29, 2016 / By Jeffrey Sprole
A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing and retirement PERA: Changes to the state pension plan over 5 years have saved billions | Denver Business Journal By ...On December 15, 2015 / By Jeffrey Sprole
Colorado PERA works diligently to provide a stable and secure retirement for Colorado’s public workers. Though most PERA members participate in its hybrid defined benefit (DB) plan, many ...On November 16, 2015 / By Jeffrey Sprole
Even short-term public employees benefit from PERA’s unique plan design. As the state’s largest retirement plan, Colorado PERA sees its fair share of news headlines. But to make ...On October 8, 2015 / By Jeffrey Sprole
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.