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Special Considerations Concerning ELEMENTS
For a comprehensive list of risk factors associated with each ELEMENTS product, please refer to the disclosure document provided by your financial advisor or broker. The applicable prospectus for a series of ELEMENTS sets forth the specific risks associated therewith. An investment in ELEMENTS involves risks, including possible loss of principal. ELEMENTS are exchange traded notes and are unsecured obligations of the issuer specified in the relevant ELEMENTS prospectus. They have NO principal protection and thus may be riskier than other ordinary unsecured debt securities. The return on ELEMENTS is linked to the performance of a particular market measure and therefore any investment will carry risks similar to an investment in the components of that market measure. Prices associated with the components of the market measure may change unpredictably, affecting the value of the market measure and thus the value of the particular ELEMENTS. Investing in the ELEMENTS is not equivalent to investing directly in the components of the market measure or the relevant market measure itself.

The market value of ELEMENTS may be influenced by many unpredictable factors, including market conditions affecting the underlying market measure components relevant to the specific ELEMENTS. Other factors, including the actual or perceived creditworthiness of the issuer, interest rates and general economic, financial, political, regulatory or judicial events will affect the value of ELEMENTS. Risks include issuer risks and for the ELEMENTS providing for periodic distributions, the risk of no distributions. A trading market for a particular series of ELEMENTS may not develop. Affiliates of certain issuers and the broker-dealers distributing ELEMENTS may engage in limited purchase and resale transactions. However, they are not required to do so and, if they engage in such transactions, they may stop at any time. The investor fee payable annually in respect of any series of ELEMENTS will reduce the amount of your return at maturity or upon repurchase by the issuer.

Brokerage commissions will apply to purchases and sales of the ELEMENTS in the secondary market. The sale, repurchase by the issuer or maturity of the ELEMENTS will generate tax consequences. The trading prices of a particular series of ELEMENTS will reflect changes in their intrinsic value as well as market supply and demand, and the credit rating of the particular issuer. Investments denominated in a foreign currency are subject to fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates that may have a positive or negative effect on the return of an investment.

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Each issuer will have filed a registration statement (including a prospectus) with the SEC for the offering to which this communication relates. Before you invest, you should carefully read the prospectus in that registration statement and other documents that the issuer has filed with the SEC relating to such offering for more complete information about that issuer and the offering of any securities. You may get these documents without cost by visiting EDGAR on the SEC website at www.sec.gov or by visiting the ELEMENTS website at www.ELEMENTSetn.com Alternatively, the issuer, any agent or any dealer participating in the particular offering will arrange to send you the prospectus and other documents relating to any such offering upon your calling 212-449-2957. You can also ask your broker or financial advisor to provide you with the prospectus and other documents.

Information about Various Indices Associated with ELEMENTS

Beeland Interests, Inc.

Beeland Interests, Inc. has consented to the use of the Rogers International Commodity Index and subindices, in exchange for a fee, in connection with the issuance of the ELEMENTS.

Beeland Interests, Inc. is under no obligation to continue the Rogers International Commodity Index. The ELEMENTS are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by Beeland Interests, Inc. No inference should be drawn from the information contained in this website that Beeland Interests, Inc. makes any representation or warranty, implied or express, to the issuer, the holder of the ELEMENTS or any member of the public regarding the advisability of investing in securities generally or in the ELEMENTS in particular or the ability of the ELEMENTS to track general commodity market performance. Beeland Interests, Inc. has no obligation to take the needs of the issuer or the holders of the ELEMENTS into consideration in determining or composing the Rogers International Commodity Index. Beeland Interests, Inc. is not responsible for, and has not participated in the determination of the timing of, prices for, or quantities of, the ELEMENTS to be issued or in the determination or calculation of the equation by which the ELEMENTS are to be settled in cash. Beeland Interests, Inc. has no obligation or liability in connection with the administration or marketing of the ELEMENTS.

ELEMENTSSM are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by Beeland Interests, Inc. or James Beeland Rogers, Jr.

Neither Beeland Interests, Inc. nor James Beeland Rogers, Jr. makes any representation or warranty, express or implied, nor accepts any responsibility, regarding the accuracy or completeness of this website, or the advisability of investing in securities or commodities generally, or in the ELEMENTSSM or in futures particularly.

NEITHER BEELAND INTERESTS, INC. NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES GUARANTEES THE ACCURACY AND/OR THE COMPLETENESS OF THE INDEX OR THE ROGERS INTERNATIONAL COMMODITY INDEX (“RICI”) OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. SUCH PERSON SHALL NOT HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR INTERRUPTIONS THEREIN AND MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED BY OWNERS OF THE ELEMENTSSM, OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FROM THE USE OF THE RICI, ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN OR THE ELEMENTSSM. NEITHER BEELAND INTERESTS, INC. NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES MAKES ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND EACH EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE WITH RESPECT TO THE RICI, AND ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL BEELAND INTERESTS, INC. OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES, EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF.


BNP Paribas (BNP)

BNP Paribas has consented to the use of the S&P Custom/BNP Paribas –
SPECTRUM US Sector Momentum IndexTM, in exchange for a fee, in connection with the issuance of the ELEMENTS.

“SPECTRUM LARGE CAP U.S. SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM DEVELOPED BY BNP PARIBAS, S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM, SPECTRUM INDEXTM AND SPECTRUM MOMENTUM INDEXTM ARE SERVICE MARKS OF BNP PARIBAS AND HAVE BEEN LICENSED FOR USE BY MLPF&S.

THE SECURITIES ARE NOT SPONSORED, ENDORSED, SOLD OR PROMOTED BY BNP, ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, ANY OF ITS INFORMATION PROVIDERS, S&P OR ANY OTHER THIRD PARTY INVOLVED IN, OR RELATED TO, COMPILING, COMPUTING OR CREATING THE INDEX (COLLECTIVELY, THE “BNP PARTIES”). THE INDEX IS THE EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY OF BNP. S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM IS A SERVICE MARK OF BNP OR ITS AFFILIATES AND HAS BEEN LICENSED FOR USE FOR CERTAIN PURPOSES. THE SECURITIES HAVE NOT BEEN PASSED ON BY ANY OF THE BNP PARTIES AS TO THEIR LEGALITY OR SUITABILITY WITH RESPECT TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY AND NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES MAKES ANY WARRANTIES OR BEARS ANY LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO THE SECURITIES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES MAKES ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, TO SEK OR THE OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY REGARDING THE ADVISABILITY OF INVESTING IN FINANCIAL PRODUCTS GENERALLY OR IN THE SECURITIES PARTICULARLY, OR THE ABILITY OF THE INDEX TO TRACK CORRESPONDING STOCK MARKET PERFORMANCE. BNP OR ITS AFFILIATES ARE THE LICENSORS OF CERTAIN TRADEMARKS, SERVICE MARKS AND TRADE NAMES AND OF THE INDEX WHICH IS DETERMINED, COMPOSED AND CALCULATED BY S&P WITHOUT REGARD TO THE SECURITIES OR THE ISSUER OR THE OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY. NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES HAS ANY OBLIGATION TO TAKE THE NEEDS OF THE ISSUER OR THE OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY INTO CONSIDERATION IN DETERMINING, COMPOSING OR CALCULATING THE INDEX. NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES IS RESPONSIBLE FOR OR HAS PARTICIPATED IN THE DETERMINATION OF THE TIMING OF, PRICES AT, OR QUANTITIES OF THE SECURITIES TO BE ISSUED OR IN THE DETERMINATION OR CALCULATION OF THE EQUATION BY OR THE CONSIDERATION FOR WHICH THE SECURITIES MAY BE REPURCHASED. NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES HAS ANY OBLIGATION OR LIABILITY TO THE ISSUER OR THE OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE ADMINISTRATION, MARKETING OR OFFERING OF THE SECURITIES. BNP’S ONLY RELATIONSHIP TO THE ISSUER IS WITH RESPECT TO CERTAIN TRADEMARKS AND TRADE NAMES OF BNP AND THE INDEX, WHICH IS DETERMINED, COMPOSED AND CALCULATED BY S&P WITHOUT REGARD TO THE ISSUER OR THE SECURITIES.

ALTHOUGH THE BNP PARTIES SHALL OBTAIN INFORMATION FOR INCLUSION IN OR FOR USE IN THE CALCULATION OF THE INDEX FROM SOURCES THAT THE BNP PARTIES CONSIDER RELIABLE, NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES WARRANTS OR GUARANTEES THE ORIGINALITY, ACCURACY AND/OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN OR THE RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED BY THE ISSUER OF THE SECURITIES, OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES, OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY, FROM THE USE OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN AND NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INTERRUPTIONS OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. THE BNP PARTIES SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO LICENSEE, SUB-LICENSEE OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY ACT OR FAILURE TO ACT BY IT IN CONNECTION WITH THE DETERMINATION, ADJUSTMENT, CALCULATION OR MAINTENANCE OF THE INDEX. FURTHER, NONE OF THE BNP PARTIES MAKES ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND AND THE BNP PARTIES HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION AND FOR PURPOSES OF EXAMPLE ONLY, ALL WARRANTIES OF TITLE, SEQUENCE, AVAILABILITY, ORIGINALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM TRADE USAGE, COURSE OF DEALING AND COURSE OF PERFORMANCE) WITH RESPECT TO THE INDEX AND ALL DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY OF THE BNP PARTIES HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR REVENUES OR OTHER ECONOMIC LOSS), AND WHETHER IN TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, STRICT LIABILITY AND NEGLIGENCE) CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF IT MIGHT HAVE ANTICIPATED, OR WAS ADVISED OF, THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NO PURCHASER, SELLER OR HOLDER OF THE SECURITIES, OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY, SHOULD USE OR REFER TO ANY BNP TRADE NAME, TRADEMARK OR SERVICE MARK TO SPONSOR, ENDORSE, MARKET OR PROMOTE THE SECURITIES WITHOUT FIRST CONTACTING BNP TO DETERMINE WHETHER BNP’S PERMISSION IS REQUIRED. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES MAY ANY PERSON OR ENTITY CLAIM ANY AFFILIATION WITH BNP WITHOUT THE PRIOR WRITTEN PERMISSION OF BNP.

THE BNP PARTIES, THE ISSUER AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THEY AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES MAY BE ABLE TO AFFECT OR INFLUENCE THE DETERMINATION, ADJUSTMENT OR MAINTENANCE OF THE INDEX. THE BNP PARTIES, SEK AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES MAY DEAL IN ANY OBLIGATIONS OF ANY OF THE COMPANIES THAT COMPOSE THE INDEX, AND MAY, WHERE PERMITTED, ACCEPT DEPOSITS FROM, MAKE LOANS OR OTHERWISE EXTEND CREDIT TO, AND GENERALLY ENGAGE IN ANY KIND OF COMMERCIAL OR INVESTMENT BANKING OR OTHER BUSINESS WITH, SUCH COMPANIES OR AFFILIATES OF SUCH COMPANIES, AND MAY ACT WITH RESPECT TO SUCH BUSINESS AS IF THE INDEX DID NOT EXIST, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH ACTION MIGHT ADVERSELY AFFECT THE INDEX OR THE SECURITIES.

STANDARD & POOR’S DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY AND/OR COMPLETENESS OF THE S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM, ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN, OR ANY DATA FROM WHICH IT IS BASED, AND STANDARD & POOR’S SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR INTERRUPTIONS THEREIN. STANDARD & POOR’S MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM. STANDARD & POOR’S MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE WITH RESPECT TO THE S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL STANDARD & POOR’S HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOST PROFITS), EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BNP PARIBAS HAS DEVELOPED, MAINTAINED AND IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE METHODOLOGY THAT IS EMPLOYED IN CONNECTION WITH THE S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEXTM. STANDARD AND POOR’S ROLE IS LIMITED TO PROVIDING CONSULTING SERVICES TO BNP PARIBAS AND PERFORMING CALCULATIONS AND DATA DISTRIBUTION IN CONNECTION WITH THE INDEX.

STANDARD & POOR’S DOES NOT SPONSOR, ENDORSE, SELL, OR PROMOTE ANY INVESTMENT FUND OR OTHER VEHICLE THAT IS OFFERED BY THIRD PARTIES AND THAT SEEKS TO PROVIDE AN INVESTMENT RETURN BASED ON THE RETURNS OF THE S&P CUSTOM/BNP PARIBAS – SPECTRUM US SECTOR MOMENTUM INDEX.

Dow Jones Indexes

“Dow Jones”, “Dow Jones Indexes”, “Dow Jones High Yield Select 10 Total Return Index” and all index names cited are service marks of Dow Jones & Company, Inc.

The Securities are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by the Index Sponsor (including its affiliates). The Index Sponsor has not passed on the legality or suitability of, or the accuracy or adequacy of descriptions and disclosures relating to the Securities. The Index Sponsor makes no representation or warranty, express or implied to the owners of the Securities or any member of the public regarding the advisability of investing in securities generally or in the Securities particularly, or the ability of the Index to track general stock market performance. The Index Sponsor has no obligation to take the needs of Deutsche Bank, MLPF&S, Nuveen Investments or the holders of the Securities into consideration in determining, composing or calculating the Index. The Index Sponsor is not responsible for and has not participated in the determination of the timing of, prices at, or quantities of the Securities to be issued or in the determination or calculation of the equation by which the Securities are to be converted into cash. The Index Sponsor has no liability in connection with the administration, marketing or trading of the Securities.

THE INDEX SPONSOR DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY AND/OR THE COMPLETENESS OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN AND THE INDEX SPONSOR SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INTERRUPTIONS THEREIN. THE INDEX SPONSOR MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED BY DEUTSCHE BANK, MLPF&S, NUVEEN INVESTMENTS, HOLDERS OF THE SECURITIES, OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. THE INDEX SPONSOR MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE WITH RESPECT TO THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE INDEX SPONSOR HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF. THE LICENSING AGREEMENT BETWEEN MLPF&S AND THE INDEX SPONSOR, INC. IS SOLELY FOR THEIR BENEFIT AND NOT FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES.

Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc.

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and Smith Limited, as Index Publisher, and Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc., as Index Sponsor, make no representation or warranty, express or implied, to depositors or any member of the public regarding the advisability of purchasing Securities, particularly, or the ability of the Index to track general commodity market performance. The Index is determined, composed and calculated by the Index Publisher and the Index Sponsor without regard to the Securities. The Index Publisher and the Index Sponsor have no obligation to take the needs of the depositors into consideration in determining, composing or calculating the Index. The Index Publisher and the Index Sponsor are not responsible for and have not participated in the determination of the timing of, prices at or quantities of the Securities to be issued. The Index Publisher and the Index Sponsor have no obligation or liability in connection with the administration and marketing of the Securities.

MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER AND SMITH LIMITED, AS INDEX PUBLISHER, AND MERRILL LYNCH COMMODITIES, INC., AS INDEX SPONSOR, IN THEIR CAPACITY AS INDEX MANAGER AND INDEX SPONSOR, RESPECTIVELY, WITH RESPECT TO THE INDEX, DO NOT GUARANTEE THE QUALITY, ACCURACY AND/OR THE COMPLETENESS OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER AND SMITH LIMITED AND MERRILL LYNCH COMMODITIES, INC., AS INDEX SPONSORS, MAKE NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED BY PURCHASERS OF THE SECURITIES OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FROM THE USE OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN FOR ANY USE. MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER AND SMITH LIMITED AND MERRILL LYNCH COMMODITIES, INC., AS INDEX SPONSORS, MAKE NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE WITH RESPECT TO THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL MERRILL LYNCH, PIERCE, FENNER AND SMITH LIMITED AND MERRILL LYNCH COMMODITIES, INC., AS INDEX SPONSORS, HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING LOST PROFITS), EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF.

Morningstar, Inc.

Morningstar, Inc. has consented to the use of the Morningstar® Wide-Moat FocusSM Total Return Index, in exchange for a fee, in connection with the issuance of the ELEMENTS. The Securities are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by the Index Sponsor (including its affiliates). Morningstar, Inc. has not passed on the legality or suitability of, or the accuracy or adequacy of descriptions and disclosures relating to the Securities. Morningstar, Inc. makes no representation or warranty, express or implied to the owners of the Securities or any member of the public regarding the advisability of investing in securities generally or in the Securities particularly, or the ability of the Index to track general stock market performance. Morningstar, Inc. has no obligation to take the needs of Deutsche Bank AG or the holders of the Securities into consideration in determining, composing or calculating the Index. Morningstar, Inc. is not responsible for and has not participated in the determination of the timing of, prices at, or quantities of the Securities to be issued or in the determination or calculation of the equation by which the Securities are to be converted into cash. Morningstar, Inc. has no liability in connection with the administration, marketing or trading of the Securities.

MORNINGSTAR, INC. DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY AND/OR THE COMPLETENESS OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN AND MORNINGSTAR, INC. SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INTERRUPTIONS THEREIN. MORNINGSTAR, INC. MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED BY DEUTSCHE BANK AG, HOLDERS OF THE SECURITIES, OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. MORNINGSTAR, INC. MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE WITH RESPECT TO THE INDEX OR ANY DATA INCLUDED THEREIN. WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL MORNINGSTAR, INC. HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF. THE LICENSING AGREEMENT BETWEEN DEUTSCHE BANK AG AND MORNINGSTAR, INC. IS SOLELY FOR THEIR BENEFIT AND NOT FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE OWNERS OF THE SECURITIES OR ANY THIRD PARTIES.

MLPF&S has entered into an agreement with the Dow Jones & Company, Inc. (the “Index Sponsor”) providing MLPF&S with a license and, for a fee, with the right to use the Dow Jones High Yield Select 10 Total Return IndexSM (the “Index”) in connection with certain securities, including the Securities. Deutsche Bank has entered into an agreement with the Index Sponsor and MLPF&S providing Deutsche Bank with a sublicense and the right to use the Index in connection with the Securities.

Standard & Poors

Standard & Poor's does not guarantee the accuracy and/or the completeness of the Index or any data included in the Index. Standard & Poor’s makes no warranty, express or implied, as to results to be obtained by the Calculation Agent, the holders of the Securities or any other person or entity from the use of the Index or any data included in the Index in connection with the rights licensed under the license agreement described in this pricing supplement or for any other use. Standard & Poor’s makes no express or implied warranties, and hereby expressly disclaims all warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose with respect to the Index or any data included in the Index. Without limiting any of the above information, in no event shall Standard & Poor’s have any liability for any special, punitive, indirect or consequential damage; including lost profits, even if notified of the possibility of these damages.

Standard & Poor's Standard & Poor’s and HSBC USA have entered into a non-exclusive license agreement providing for the license to HSBC USA, in exchange for a fee, of the right to use indices owned and published by Standard & Poor’s in connection with some securities, including the Securities. The license agreement between Standard & Poor’s and HSBC USA provides that the following language must be stated in this pricing supplement:

"The Securities are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by S&P. S&P makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, to the holders of the Securities or any member of the public regarding the advisability of investing in securities generally or in the Securities particularly or the ability of the Index to track general stock market performance. S&P’s only relationship to HSBC USA (other than transactions entered into in the ordinary course of business) is the licensing of certain service marks and trade names of S&P and of the Index which is determined, composed and calculated by S&P without regard to HSBC USA or the Securities. S&P has no obligation to take the needs of HSBC USA or the holders of the Securities into consideration in determining, composing or calculating the Index. S&P is not responsible for and has not participated in the determination of the timing of the sale of the Securities, prices at which the Securities are to initially be sold, or quantities of the Securities to be issued or in the determination or calculation of the equation by which the Securities are to be converted into cash. S&P has no obligation or liability in connection with the administration, marketing or trading of the Securities."

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