485BPOS 1 d446446d485bpos.htm PUTNAM RETIREMENTREADY FUNDS Putnam RetirementReady Funds

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 18, 2012

Registration No. 333-117134

811-21598

 

 

 

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. 13    x
  and   
 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

   x
  Amendment No. 14    x
  (Check appropriate box or boxes)   

 

 

PUTNAM RETIREMENTREADY FUNDS

(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)

 

 

One Post Office Square, Boston, Massachusetts 02109

(Address of principal executive offices)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code

(617) 292-1000

 

 

It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box)

  ¨ immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
  x on November 30, 2012 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.

 

 

ROBERT T. BURNS, Vice President

PUTNAM RETIREMENTREADY FUNDS

One Post Office Square

Boston, Massachusetts 02109

(Name and address of agent for service)

 

 

Copy to:

JOHN W. GERSTMAYR, Esquire

ROPES & GRAY LLP

Prudential Tower

800 Boylston Street

Boston, MA 02199-3600

 

 

 


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 Amendment to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Boston, and The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, on the 18th day of December, 2012.

 

  PUTNAM RETIREMENTREADY FUNDS
By:   /s/ Jonathan S. Horwitz, Executive Vice President,
  Principal Executive Officer and Compliance Liaison

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 and on the dates indicated:

 

Signature    Title
Jameson A. Baxter *    Chair, Board of Trustees
Robert L. Reynolds*    President and Trustee
Jonathan S. Horwitz*    Executive Vice President, Principal Executive Officer, and Compliance Liaison
Steven D. Krichmar*    Vice President and Principal Financial Officer
Janet C. Smith*    Vice President, Principal Accounting Officer, and Assistant Treasurer
Liaquat Ahamed*    Trustee
Ravi Akhoury*    Trustee
Barbara M. Baumann*    Trustee
Charles B. Curtis*    Trustee
Robert J. Darretta*    Trustee
Katinka Domotorffy*    Trustee
John A. Hill*    Trustee
Paul L. Joskow*    Trustee
Elizabeth T. Kennan*    Trustee


Kenneth R. Leibler*    Trustee
Robert E. Patterson*    Trustee
George Putnam, III*    Trustee
W. Thomas Stephens*    Trustee

 

   By: /s/ Jonathan S. Horwitz, as Attorney-in-Fact
   November 28, 2012

 

* Signed pursuant to power of attorney incorporated by reference to Post-Effective Amendment No. 12 to the Registrant’s Registration Statement filed on November 28, 2012.


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

XBRL Instance Document    Ex-101.ins   
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document    Ex-101.sch   
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase Document    Ex-101.cal   
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase    Ex-101.lab   
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase Document    Ex-101.pre   
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase    Ex-101.def