485BPOS 1 d459905d485bpos.htm BLACKROCK FOCUS GROWTH FUND, INC. BlackRock Focus Growth Fund, Inc.

As filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on January 22, 2013

Securities Act File No. 333-89775

Investment Company Act File No. 811-09651

 

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM N-1A

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

  THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933   x
  Pre-Effective Amendment No.   ¨
  Post-Effective Amendment No. 17   x
  and/or  
  REGISTRATION STATEMENT  
  UNDER  
  THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940   x

Amendment No. 19

(Check appropriate box or boxes)

 

 

BLACKROCK FOCUS GROWTH FUND, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

100 Bellevue Parkway

Wilmington, Delaware 19809

(Address of Principal Executive Office)

 

 

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code (800) 441-7762

John M. Perlowski

BlackRock Focus Growth Fund, Inc.

55 East 52nd Street, New York, New York 10055

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

Copies to:

Counsel for the Fund:

Margery K. Neale, Esq.

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

787 Seventh Avenue

New York, New York 10019-6099

 

Benjamin Archibald, Esq.

BlackRock Advisors, LLC

55 East 52nd Street

New York, New York 10055

 

 

Continuous

(Approximate Date of Proposed Offering)

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

  x immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
  ¨ on (date) pursuant to paragraph (b)
  ¨ 60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
  ¨ on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
  ¨ 75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)
  ¨ on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485.

If appropriate, check the following box:

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

Title of Securities Being Registered: Shares of Common Stock, par value, $0.10 per share.

Master Focus Growth LLC has also executed this registration statement.

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant certifies that it meets all the requirements for the effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, and the State of New York on January 22, 2013.

 

 

BlackRock Focus Growth Fund, Inc.
(Registrant)

By:  

/s/ JOHN M. PERLOWSKI

  (John M. Perlowski,
  President and Chief Executive Officer)

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated:

 

Signature

    

Title

 

Date

/s/ JOHN M. PERLOWSKI

    

President and Chief Executive Officer (Principal Executive Officer)

  January 22, 2013
John M. Perlowski       

/s/ NEAL J. ANDREWS

    

Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)

  January 22, 2013
Neal J. Andrews       

JAMES H. BODURTHA*

     Director  
(James H. Bodurtha)       

BRUCE R. BOND*

     Director  
(Bruce R. Bond)       

DONALD W. BURTON*

     Director  
(Donald W. Burton)       

STUART E. EIZENSTAT*

     Director  
(Stuart E. Eizenstat)       

KENNETH A. FROOT*

     Director  
(Kenneth A. Froot)       

ROBERT M. HERNANDEZ*

     Director  
(Robert M. Hernandez)       


JOHN F. O’BRIEN*

     Director  
(John F. O’Brien)       

ROBERTA COOPER RAMO*

     Director  
(Roberta Cooper Ramo)       

DAVID H. WALSH*

     Director  
(David H. Walsh)       

FRED G. WEISS*

     Director  
(Fred G. Weiss)       

PAUL L. AUDET*

     Director  
(Paul L. Audet)       

LAURENCE D. FINK*

     Director  
(Laurence D. Fink)       

HENRY GABBAY*

     Director  
(Henry Gabbay)       
*By:  

/s/ BEN ARCHIBALD

       January 22, 2013
  Ben Archibald (Attorney-in-Fact)       

 

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SIGNATURES

Master Focus Growth LLC has duly caused this Registration Statement of BlackRock Focus Growth Fund, Inc. to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, and the State of New York, on January 22, 2013.

 

 

Master Focus Growth LLC
(Registrant)

By:  

/s/ JOHN M. PERLOWSKI

  (John M. Perlowski,
  President and Chief Executive Officer)

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated:

 

Signature

    

Title

 

Date

/s/ JOHN M. PERLOWSKI

    

President and Chief Executive Officer (Principal Executive Officer)

  January 22, 2013
John M. Perlowski       

/s/ NEAL J. ANDREWS

    

Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)

  January 22, 2013
Neal J. Andrews       

JAMES H. BODURTHA*

     Director  
(James H. Bodurtha)       

BRUCE R. BOND*

     Director  
(Bruce R. Bond)       

DONALD W. BURTON*

     Director  
(Donald W. Burton)       

STUART E. EIZENSTAT*

     Director  
(Stuart E. Eizenstat)       

KENNETH A. FROOT*

     Director  
(Kenneth A. Froot)       

ROBERT M. HERNANDEZ*

     Director  
(Robert M. Hernandez)       

 

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JOHN F. O’BRIEN*

     Director  
(John F. O’Brien)       

ROBERTA COOPER RAMO*

     Director  
(Roberta Cooper Ramo)       

DAVID H. WALSH*

     Director  
(David H. Walsh)       

FRED G. WEISS*

     Director  
(Fred G. Weiss)       

PAUL L. AUDET*

     Director  
(Paul L. Audet)       

LAURENCE D. FINK*

     Director  
(Laurence D. Fink)       

HENRY GABBAY*

     Director  
(Henry Gabbay)       
*By:  

/s/ BEN ARCHIBALD

       January 22, 2013
  Ben Archibald (Attorney-in-Fact)       

 

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EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Index No.  

Description of Exhibit

EX-101.INS   XBRL Instance Document
EX-101.SCH   XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
EX-101.CAL   XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase
EX-101.DEF   XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase
EX-101.LAB   XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
EX-101.PRE   XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase