Recent attention on the strong investment performance of public pension plans has generated questions for Colorado PERA about its own rate of investment return. This post will address ...On August 16, 2017 / By PERA on the Issues
Colorado PERA Chief Investment Officer Jennifer Paquette was named a finalist in the Chief Investment Officer 2016 Industry Innovation Awards. She was among several Chief Investment Officers honored ...On December 15, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
Retirement Roundup: A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing, and retirement. Colorado PERA invests $50M in Foundry Group’s new $500M fund | BizWest Local venture-capital firm Foundry Group ...On October 4, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
Earlier this summer, the House Financial Services Committee passed the Corporate Governance Reform and Transparency Act (H.R. 5311) by a vote of 41-18, sending the bill on to ...On September 16, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
Like many public employee retirement funds, Colorado PERA employs a range of strategies to manage its investments, including what are frequently termed “active” and “passive” investment strategies. Read ...On August 16, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
A digest of timely information and insight about finance, investing, and retirement. You’re not Warren Buffet, but you can take his advice | MarketWatch You can’t be Warren Buffett. You ...On May 3, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
The Labor Department on April 6 introduced a rule to address conflicts of interest in retirement advice. The rule is intended to protect investors by requiring professionals who ...On April 15, 2016 / By PERA on the Issues
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