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The Mariana 10:10 Plan – March 2019 is a ten year plan based on the performance of the FTSE™ 100 Index. The plan has three options and is constructed to offer a potential return of 8.81% in Option 1, 11.50% in Option 2 and 14% in Option 3 for each year the plan runs with the possibility of early maturity and the full repayment of initial capital from the end of the plan’s second year and annually thereafter. Should the closing price of the underlying asset on an observation date be at or above the kick out trigger level, the plan will mature early, repaying your initial capital plus the potential return multiplied by the number of years the plan has run.

If the plan has not already kicked out, initial capital will be repaid in full at the end of the plan’s term if on the maturity date (22 March 2029) the closing price of the underlying asset is not more than 30% below the start level. If on the maturity date the closing price of the underlying asset is less than 70% of the start level (representing a decline of more than 30% from the Start Level), your initial capital will be lost at a rate of 1% for every 1% the closing price of the underlying asset is below the start level.

Don’t forget the Risks

Since its introduction in 2015 the 10:10 range has proven to be incredibly popular with Mariana launching continuous tranches ever since.

Please note that the Key Information Document explaining the Product Terms and Conditions must be read and understood by investors.

Established in 2009, Mariana was founded as an institutional brokerage firm. Building on this foundation the company has strategically developed to offer a wide range of complimentary services around the globe with further offices New York, San Francisco, Geneva, Singapore & Melbourne. In 2013 Mariana branched out into the retail market with their first structured product which was developed internally with their market strategy team. Over the following years Mariana has established a reputation as a leading global independent structured products provider raising over £800 million across their range.

The counterparty chosen for the Mariana 10:10 Plan – March 2019 is Natixis. Natixis is the corporate, investment, insurance and financial services arm of Groupe BPCE and the 2nd-largest banking group in France with 31.2 million clients spread over two retail banking networks, Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne. With more than 16,000 employees, Natixis has a number of areas of expertise that are organised into three main business lines: Corporate & Investment Banking, Investment Solutions & Insurance, and Specialised Financial Services. Listed on the Paris stock exchange, at the end of Q3 2018 it had a Core Tier 1 capital under Basel 3 of €11.50 billion and a Basel 3 (phased-in) Common Equity Tier 1 Ratio of 12.4%.

This communication must not be seen as ‘advice’ to buy the product. Advice is always personal to an investor’s specific needs and circumstances and requires that the ‘Know your Customer’ process is followed.

Counterparty Position

We refer you to the TICS information provided by Tempo’s analysis in respect of Banking Counterparty strength.


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Warm Regards.


Best Price FS Team

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