Irish Independent: Your Questions – How to protect your pension from any coronavirus fallout


According to Jerry Moriarty, chief executive of the Irish Association of Pension Funds (IAPF) “the biggest issue [emerging from this crisis] will be the employer’s ability to contribute to a company scheme or to continue the scheme. That is likely to be a bigger issue for DB schemes than DC schemes. There may be employers looking to suspend employer contributions to company pension schemes as a result of the Covid-19 crisis.”