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 July 12, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
Distributions from Colorado PERA translate to $6.1 billion in economic output and help to sustain more than 32,800 Colorado jobs annually. These figures represent increases over the 2014 ...On April 4, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
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 PERA on the Issues
Every year, the actuarial consulting firm retained by the Colorado PERA Board of Trustees performs an actuarial valuation. An actuarial valuation is an estimate of the cost of ...On November 16, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
A report released by the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) found total spending by retirees in the U.S. delivers over one trillion dollars in economic output and ...On October 4, 2016 / 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.