485BPOS 1 d517753d485bpos.htm WISDOMTREE JAPAN HEDGED SMALLCAP EQUITY FUND WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 12, 2013

Securities Act File No. 333-132380

Investment Company Act File No. 811-21864

 

 

 

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. 191   x

and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

   THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940   x
   Amendment No. 193   x

(Check appropriate box or boxes.)

 

 

WISDOMTREE TRUST

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

380 Madison Avenue

21st Floor

New York, NY 10017

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

1-866-909-9473

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code)

JONATHAN STEINBERG

WISDOMTREE TRUST

380 Madison Avenue

21st Floor

New York, NY 10017

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

Copies to:

W. John McGuire

Bingham McCutchen LLP

2020 K Street NW

Washington, DC 20006

 

Ryan Louvar

WisdomTree Asset Management, Inc.

380 Madison Avenue, 21st Floor

New York, NY 10017

 

 

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

 

  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.

 

 

 


EXPLANATORY NOTE

This Post-Effective Amendment No. 191 relates solely to the WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund, a separate series of WisdomTree Trust.


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, duly authorized, in the City of New York, State of New York, on the 12th day of July, 2013.

 

WISDOMTREE TRUST

(Registrant)

By:  

/s/ Jonathan Steinberg

  Jonathan Steinberg
  President (Principal Executive Officer)

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacity and on the dates indicated.

 

Signatures

  

Title

 

Date

/s/ Jonathan Steinberg

Jonathan Steinberg

   President (Principal Executive Officer) and Trustee   July 12, 2013

/s/ David Castano*

David Castano*

   Treasurer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)   July 12, 2013

/s/ Joel Goldberg*

Joel Goldberg*

   Trustee   July 12, 2013

/s/ Toni Massaro*

Toni Massaro*

   Trustee   July 12, 2013

/s/ Victor Ugolyn*

Victor Ugolyn*

   Trustee   July 12, 2013

 

*By:  

/s/ Jonathan Steinberg

  Jonathan Steinberg
  (Attorney-in-Fact)


Exhibit Index

 

Exhibit

Number

  

Description

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 Taxomony Extension Presentation Linkbase