485BPOS 1 d423480d485bpos.htm MERCER FUNDS Mercer Funds

As filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on October 23, 2012

File No. 333-123467

File No. 811-21732

 

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM N-1A

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933    þ     
Pre-Effective Amendment No. __    ¨     
Post-Effective Amendment No. 19    þ     

and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

Amendment No. 21    þ     

(Check appropriate box or boxes.)

 

 

MERCER FUNDS

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

99 High Street,

Boston, MA 02110

(Address of Principal Executive Office) (Zip Code)

(617) 747-9500

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code

 

 

 

Scott M. Zoltowski, Esquire

Mercer Investment Management, Inc.

(formerly, Mercer Global Investments, Inc.)

99 High Street

Boston MA 02110

 

Please send copies of all communications to:

Stuart Fross, Esquire

State Street Financial Center, One Lincoln Street

Boston, Massachusetts 02111-2950

(617) 261-3100

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)  

 

 

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

  þ 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.

 

 

 


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 1933 Act and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Boston, and Commonwealth of Massachusetts, on the 23rd day of October, 2012.

 

MERCER FUNDS
By:   /s/ Scott M. Zoltowski
 

Scott M. Zoltowski

Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Secretary

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

Harrison M. Bains, Jr. *

Harrison M. Bains, Jr.

  

Trustee

   October 23, 2012

Adela M. Cepeda *

Adela M. Cepeda

  

Trustee

   October 23, 2012

Gail A. Schneider *

Gail A. Schneider

  

Trustee

   October 23, 2012

Richard L. Nuzum *

Richard L. Nuzum

  

Trustee and President

and Chief Executive Officer

   October 23, 2012

/s/ Richard S. Joseph

Richard S. Joseph

  

Principal Accounting Officer

and Treasurer

   October 23, 2012

 

* By:  

/s/ Scott M. Zoltowski

 
  Scott M. Zoltowski, Attorney-in-Fact  
  (Pursuant to Power of Attorney, incorporated herein by reference to Post-Effective Amendment No. 18 to the Registrant’s Registration filed with the SEC via EDGAR on October 12, 2012.)


EXHIBITS 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