485BPOS 1 c70390_485bpos.htm Untitled Document

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 9, 2012

Securities Act File No. 333-123257
Investment Company Act File No. 811-10325


 

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.

o

 

Post Effective Amendment No. 863

x

 

and/or

 

 

Registration Statement Under the Investment Company Act of 1940

x

 

Amendment No. 867

x

 


MARKET VECTORS ETF TRUST

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

 


335 Madison Avenue, 19th Floor

New York, New York 10017

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

(212) 293-2000

Registrant’s Telephone Number

Joseph J. McBrien, Esq.

Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Van Eck Associates Corporation

335 Madison Avenue, 19th Floor

New York, New York 10017

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 


Copy to:

Stuart M. Strauss, Esq.

Dechert LLP

1095 Avenue of the Americas

New York, New York 10036

 


Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering: As soon as practicable after the effective date of this registration statement.

 


IT IS PROPOSED THAT THIS FILING WILL BECOME EFFECTIVE (CHECK APPROPRIATE BOX)

 

 

x

Immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)

o

On [date] pursuant to paragraph (b)

o

60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)

o

On [date] pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)

o

75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)

o

On [date] pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of rule 485

IF APPROPRIATE, CHECK THE FOLLOWING BOX:

o

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




EXPLANATORY NOTE

This filing relates solely to the following series of the Registrant: Market Vectors Gaming ETF.


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 of the requirements for effectiveness of this registration statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 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 State of New York on the 9th day of October 2012.

 

 

 

 

MARKET VECTORS ETF TRUST

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Jan F. van Eck

 

 


 

Name: Jan F. van Eck

 

Title: President and Chief Executive Officer

          Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following person in the capacities and on the date indicated.

 

 

 

 

/s/ David H. Chow*

 

Trustee

October 9, 2012


 

 

 

David H. Chow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ R. Alastair Short*

 

Trustee

October 9, 2012


 

 

 

R. Alastair Short

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Richard D. Stamberger*

 

Trustee

October 9, 2012


 

 

 

Richard D. Stamberger

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Jan F. van Eck*

 

President, Chief Executive
Officer and Trustee

October 9, 2012


 

 

 

Jan F. van Eck

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ John J. Crimmins*

 

Treasurer, Chief Financial
Officer and Principal
Accounting Officer

October 9, 2012


 

 

 

John J. Crimmins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*By: /s/ Jonathan R. Simon

 

 

 


 

 

 

Jonathan R. Simon

 

 

 

Attorney-in-Fact

 

 

 



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