"We have already prepared a bill for a meeting of the new Parliament on banning the early withdrawal of fixed deposits for a certain period of time,” Gontareva said.

She said investors would be able to choose between a smaller rate of interest for investing for a shorter period of time, or a larger rate over a long term.

"We have a great desire to make these changes to the Civil Code of Ukraine. In this case, the NBU will have no need to tighten the screws," Gontareva added.