485BPOS 1 d410325d485bpos.htm 485BPOS 485BPOS

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

 

Form N-1A

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

   THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933   
   Pre-Effective Amendment No.            
   Post-Effective Amendment No. 72 (File No. 333-131683)    x

and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

   Amendment No. 76 (File No. 811-21852)    x

 

 

Columbia Funds Series Trust II

50606 Ameriprise Financial Center

Minneapolis, MN 55474

Scott R. Plummer

5228 Ameriprise Financial Center

Minneapolis, MN 55474

(612) 671-1947

 

 

Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering:

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.

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act and the Investment Company Act, the Registrant, COLUMBIA FUNDS SERIES TRUST II, certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Amendment to its Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) 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 State of Massachusetts on the 15th day of October, 2012.

 

COLUMBIA FUNDS SERIES TRUST II
By   /s/ J. Kevin Connaughton
 

J. Kevin Connaughton

President

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, this Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated on the 15th day of October, 2012.

 

Signature   Capacity   Signature             Capacity

/s/ J. Kevin Connaughton

 

President

(Principal Executive Officer)

  /s/ William A. Hawkins*           Trustee

J. Kevin Connaughton

    William A. Hawkins  

/s/ Michael G. Clarke

 

Chief Financial Officer

(Principal Financial Officer)

  /s/ R. Glenn Hilliard*           Trustee

Michael G. Clarke

    R. Glenn Hilliard  

/s/ Paul D. Pearson

 

Chief Accounting Officer

(Principal Accounting Officer)

  /s/ John F. Maher*           Trustee

Paul D. Pearson

    John F. Maher  

/s/ Stephen R. Lewis, Jr.*

  Chair of the Board   /s/ Catherine James Paglia*           Trustee

Stephen R. Lewis, Jr.

    Catherine James Paglia  

/s/ Kathleen A. Blatz*

  Trustee   /s/ Leroy C. Richie*           Trustee

Kathleen A. Blatz

    Leroy C. Richie  

/s/ Edward J. Boudreau, Jr.*

  Trustee   /s/ Anthony M. Santomero*           Trustee

Edward J. Boudreau, Jr.

    Anthony M. Santomero  

/s/ Pamela G. Carlton*

  Trustee   /s/ Minor M. Shaw*           Trustee

Pamela G. Carlton

    Minor M. Shaw  

/s/ William P. Carmichael*

  Trustee   /s/ Alison Taunton-Rigby*           Trustee

William P. Carmichael

    Alison Taunton-Rigby  

/s/ Patricia M. Flynn*

  Trustee   /s/ William F. Truscott*           Trustee

Patricia M. Flynn

    William F. Truscott  

 

* Signed pursuant to Directors/Trustees Power of Attorney, dated June 8, 2011, filed electronically on or about June 16, 2011 as Exhibit (q) to Registrant’s Post-Effective Amendment No. 28 to Registration Statement No. 333-131683, by:

 

/s/ Scott R. Plummer
Scott R. Plummer


SIGNATURES

CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd. has duly caused this Amendment to the Registration Statement for Columbia Commodity Strategy Fund, with respect only to information that specifically relates to CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd., to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Boston, and State of Massachusetts on the 15th day of October, 2012.

 

 

CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd.
By   /s/ J. Kevin Connaughton
  J. Kevin Connaughton
  Director

This Amendment to the Registration Statement for Columbia Commodity Strategy Fund, with respect only to information that specifically relates to CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd., has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated on the 15th day of October, 2012.

 

Signature    Capacity

/s/ J. Kevin Connaughton

   Director, CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd.

J. Kevin Connaughton

  

/s/ Michael G. Clarke

   Director, CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd.

Michael G. Clarke

  

/s/ Christopher C. Thompson

   Director, CCSF Offshore Fund, Ltd.

Christopher C. Thompson

  


Exhibit Index

 

Exhibit 101    Risk/Return Summary in Interactive Data Format.