The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Colorado PERA for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the year ending December 31, 2015.
This is the 31st consecutive year PERA has received this prestigious award.
In order to be awarded a Certificate of Achievement, a government must publish an easily readable and efficiently organized CAFR. It must satisfy both generally accepted accounting principles and applicable legal requirements.
PERA also received a GFOA Award for its 2015 Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR), a summary of the CAFR. The PAFR has received the award for 14 consecutive years.