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As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 5, 2013

Registration Nos. 333-89822; 811-21114

 

 

 

U.S. 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. 91

and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

  
   THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x
   Amendment No. 100   

 

 

ProShares Trust

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Trust Instrument)

 

 

7501 Wisconsin Avenue,

Suite 1000 Bethesda, MD 20814

(Address of Principal Executive Office) (Zip Code)

(240) 497-6400

(Area Code and Telephone Number)

 

 

Michael L. Sapir, CEO

ProShare Advisors LLC

7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1000

Bethesda, MD 20814

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

with copies to:

John Loder, Esq.

c/o Ropes & Gray LLP

One International Place

Boston, MA 02110

 

Amy R. Doberman

ProShare Advisors LLC

7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1000

Bethesda, MD 20814

 

 

Approximate date of Proposed Public Offering:

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

 

  x immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)

 

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

 

  ¨ on             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:

 

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

 

 

 


EXPLANATORY NOTE

This post-effective amendment relates to ProShares Ultra High Yield and ProShares Ultra Investment Grade Corporate, each a series of ProShares Trust. No information relating to any other series or class of series of ProShares Trust is amended or superseded hereby.


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant has duly caused this post-effective amendment (the “Amendment”) to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized, in the City of Bethesda and the State of Maryland on June 5, 2013.

 

ProShares Trust
By:  

/s/ Louis M. Mayberg

  Louis M. Mayberg

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated.

 

Signature

  

Title

 

Date

/s/ Michael L. Sapir *

Michael L. Sapir

   Trustee, Chairman   June 5, 2013

/s/ Russell S. Reynolds, III *

Russell S. Reynolds, III

   Trustee   June 5, 2013

/s/ Michael C. Wachs *

Michael C. Wachs

   Trustee   June 5, 2013

/s/ William D. Fertig*            

   Trustee   June 5, 2013
William D. Fertig     

/s/ Louis M. Mayberg *

Louis M. Mayberg

   President   June 5, 2013

/s/ Charles S. Todd            

   Treasurer   June 5, 2013
Charles S. Todd     

 

* By:  

/s/ Amy R. Doberman

  Amy R. Doberman
  As Attorney-in-fact
Date:   June 5, 2013


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

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