485BPOS 1 jacob_485b-xbrl.htm POST EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT FOR XBRL jacob_485b-xbrl.htm

Filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 11, 2013

1933 Act Registration File No.333-82865
1940 Act File No. 811-09447
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C.  20549
 
FORM N-1A
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
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Post-Effective Amendment No.
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REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
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Jacob Funds Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
c/o Jacob Asset Management of New York LLC
653 Manhattan Beach Blvd. #J, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
 
(424) 237-2164
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code)

Ryan I. Jacob, c/o Jacob Asset Management of New York LLC
653 Manhattan Beach Blvd. #J, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(Name and Address of Agent for Service of Process)
 
With Copies to:

Michael P. O’Hare, Esq.
Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP
2005 Market Street, Suite 2600
Philadelphia, PA 19103

It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box)
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immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
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on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485.

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This post-effective amendment designates a new effective date for a previously filed post- effective amendment.

Explanatory Note: This Post-Effective Amendment (“PEA”) No. 24 to the Registration Statement of Jacob Funds, Inc. (the “Company”) on Form N-1A hereby incorporates Parts A, B and C from the Company’s PEA No. 23 on Form N-1A filed on December 24, 2012.  This PEA No. 24 is filed for the sole purpose of submitting the XBRL exhibit for the risk/return summary first provided in PEA No. 23 to the Company’s Registration Statement.
 
 
 

 
 
SIGNATURES
 
        Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “1933 Act”), and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, the Registrant certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 24 to its Registration Statement on Form N-1A to be signed below on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Manhattan Beach, and in the State of California, on the 11th day of January, 2013.
 
  Jacob Funds Inc.  
     
   By: /s/Ryan I. Jacob  
    Ryan I. Jacob  
    President, Chief Executive Officer, Director  
    and Chairman of the Board  
       
Pursuant to the requirements of the 1933 Act, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.

Signature
Title
Date
     
/s/Ryan I. Jacob
President, Chief Executive
January 11, 2013
Ryan I. Jacob
Officer, Director and Chairman of the Board
 
     
/s/Francis J. Alexander
Vice President, Secretary and
January 11, 2013
Francis J. Alexander
Treasurer
 
     
/s/William B. Fell
Director
January 11, 2013
William B. Fell
   
     
/s/Christopher V. Hajinian
Director
January 11, 2013
Christopher V. Hajinian
   
     
/s/Jeffrey I. Schwarzschild
Director
January 11, 2013
Jeffrey I. Schwarzschild
   
     
 
 
 

 
 
INDEX TO EXHIBITS

Exhibit
Exhibit No.
Instance Document
EX-101.INS
Schema Document
EX-101.SCH
Calculation Linkbase Document
EX-101.CAL
Definition Linkbase Document
EX-101.DEF
Label Linkbase Document
EX-101.LAB
Presentation Linkbase Document
EX-101.PRE