- 22 Aug 2014 9:00 AM
Those who took out car loans could potential lose their homes if they were used as collateral, he added.
The total value of outstanding loans was Ft 300-400 billion in March, according to the National Bank.
If the government extends its debtor aid scheme to foreign-currency car loans, it would cost banks a further tens of billions of forints in losses.
Economy Minister Mihály Varga said in a Thursday radio interview that the government will examine whether banks acted unfairly in raising rates for these loans.
Source: Hungary Around the Clock
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