Smart Trust 293 – Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm (January 24th, 2017)
We consent to the reference made to our firm under the caption "Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm" in Part B of the Prospectus and to the use of our report dated January 24, 2017, in this Registration Statement (Form S-6 No. 333-214667) of Smart Trust 293, comprising Smart Trust, Zacks GARP Composite 35 Trust, Series 12.
Smart Trust 293 – January 24, 2017 (January 24th, 2017)
The Bank of New York Mellon is acting as trustee for the series of Smart Trust set forth above (the "Trust"). We enclosed a list of the Securities to be deposited in the Trust on the date hereof. The prices indicated therein reflect our evaluation of such Securities as of close of business on January 23, 2017, in accordance with the valuation method set forth in the Standard Terms and Conditions of Trust and Trust Agreement. We consent to the reference to The Bank of New York Mellon as the party performing the evaluations of the Trust Securities in the Registration Statement (No. 333-214667) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission with respect to the registration of the sale of the Trust Units and to the filing of this consent as an exhibit thereto.