Over 111 thousand businesses and 24 thousand individuals have made use of their banks' offers to pause repayments, borrow more money, or get extra credit due to the coronavirus. Banks' measures to aid their clients now involve an amount of 7 billion euros, the Dutch banking association NVB said on Friday, NU.nl reports.
Banks' financial aid programs come on top of the government's support package.
Over 16 thousand individuals have requested and received a "payment break" for their mortgages. And another 7 thousand consumers paused repayments of their consumer loans.