Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust Sample Contracts

Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – VAN ECK® GLOBAL AND MERRILL LYNCH ENTER AGREEMENT REGARDING OIL SERVICES HOLDRS TRUST (OIH) AND FIVE OTHER HOLDRS® Investors in Six HOLDRS to be Asked to Exchange into Market Vectors® ETFs (August 15th, 2011)

NEW YORK, (August 12, 2011) – Van Eck Global and Merrill Lynch & Co., a subsidiary of Bank of America Corporation ("Merrill Lynch"), have entered into an agreement relating to Merrill Lynch-sponsored HOLding Depository ReceiptS (“HOLDRS”). Van Eck’s Market Vectors ETF Trust plans to offer investors in six HOLDRS -- Oil Services (OIH), Semiconductor (SMH), Pharmaceutical (PPH), Biotech (BBH), Retail (RTH), and Regional Bank (RKH) -- the opportunity to exchange their shares in these funds for shares of new Market Vectors exchange-traded funds (ETFs). These HOLDRS had approximately $3.65 billion in aggregate assets and a combined 30-day average daily trading volume of approximately 20.07 million shares as of the close of trading on August 11, 2011. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – · Termination and Liquidation of the Europe 2001 HOLDRS Trust. In light of the recently announced definitive Asset Purchase Agreement entered into between Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. and Van Eck Associates Corporation that is discussed below under “RECENT DEVELOPMENTS,” the Initial Depositor believes it is likely the Europe 2001 HOLDRS Trust will be terminated during the fourth quarter of 2011 and subsequently liquidated. The Initial Depositor expects that exchange offers will be commenced for certain Trusts. The Initial Depositor intends to exercise its right to cause termination of all the Tru (August 15th, 2011)
Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – EUROPE 2001 HOLDRS TRUST AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO THE DEPOSITARY TRUST AGREEMENT (August 15th, 2011)

AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO THE DEPOSITARY TRUST AGREEMENT (this “Amendment”), dated as of August 11, 2011, between Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, as initial depositor (the “Initial Depositor”), and The Bank of New York Mellon (formerly known as The Bank of New York), as trustee (the “Trustee”), all Depositors and all Owners and Beneficial Owners from time to time of Depositary Trust Receipts issued under the Depositary Trust Agreement referred to below.

Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – 1,000,000,000 Depositary Receipts (June 7th, 2010)

This prospectus supplement supplements information contained in the prospectus dated March 11, 2009 relating to the sale of up to 1,000,000,000 depositary receipts by the Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust.

Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – 1,000,000,000 Depositary Receipts Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust (August 11th, 2008)

This prospectus supplement supplements information contained in the prospectus dated August 15, 2007 relating to the sale of up to 1,000,000,000 depositary receipts by the Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust.

Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – 1,000,000,000 Depositary Receipts Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust (May 12th, 2008)

This prospectus supplement supplements information contained in the prospectus dated August 15, 2007 relating to the sale of up to 1,000,000,000 depositary receipts by the Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust.

Europe 2001 Holdrs Trust – 1,000,000,000 Depositary Receipts Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust (November 14th, 2007)

This prospectus supplement supplements information contained in the prospectus dated August 15, 2007 relating to the sale of up to 1,000,000,000 depositary receipts by the Europe 2001 HOLDRS (SM) Trust.