485BPOS 1 f485bxbrl.htm 485BPOS GemCom, LLC

Securities Act File No. 333-131820

ICA No. 811- 21853


As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 26 , 2013


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.   _ 94 [X]


and/or


REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940  [   ]


Amendment No.                              95                                            [X]

(Check Appropriate Box or Boxes)


Northern Lights Variable Trust

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

17605 Wright Street

Omaha, NE 68130

Attention:  Michael Miola

 (Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)


(631) 470-2600

 (Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

The Corporation Trust Company

Corporate Trust Center

1209 Orange Street

Wilmington, DE 19801

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)


With copies to:

JoAnn M. Strasser, Esq.

Thompson Hine LLP

41 South High Street, Suite 1700

Columbus, Ohio 43215

614-469-3265 (phone)

513-241-4771 (fax)

James P. Ash, Esq.

Gemini Fund Services, LLC

80 Arkay Drive, Suite 110.

Hauppauge, New York 11788

(631) 470-2619 (phone)

(631) 813-2884 (fax)


  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.


This filing relates solely to the Even Keel Premium Income Fund , a series of the Trust.

Signatures

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and 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 Securities Act and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 94 to the Registration Statement on Form N-1A to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized in the City of Hauppauge, State of New York on this 26th day of April, 2013.


NORTHERN LIGHTS VARIABLE TRUST

(Registrant)


/s/ Andrew Rogers

By: Andrew Rogers,

President and Principal Executive Officer


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.



Michael Miola*


Trustee & Chairman


April 26 , 2013


John V. Palancia*


Trustee


April 26 , 2013


Gary Lanzen*


Trustee


April 26 , 2013

 

Anthony Hertl*


Trustee


April 26 , 2013

 

Mark Taylor*


Trustee


April 26 , 2013


/s/ Andrew Rogers

Andrew Rogers


President and Principal Executive Officer


April 26 , 2013


Kevin Wolf*


Treasurer and Principal Accounting Officer


April 26 , 2013



By:                                     Date:

/s/ James Ash     

April 26 , 2013

James Ash

*Attorney-in-Fact-Pursuant to Powers of Attorney previously filed on April 7, 2011 to the Registrant’s Registration Statement in Post-Effective Amendment No. 32, and hereby incorporated by reference.


EXHIBIT 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