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As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 9, 2013
 
SECURITIES ACT FILE NO. 333-134551
INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT FILE NO. 811-21906
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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
 
FORM N-1A
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
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Pre-Effective Amendment No.
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Post Effective Amendment No. 280
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and/or
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
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Amendment No. 283
 
(Check appropriate box or boxes)
 
CLAYMORE EXCHANGE-TRADED FUND TRUST
(EXACT NAME OF REGISTRANT AS SPECIFIED IN ITS CHARTER)
 
2455 CORPORATE WEST DRIVE
LISLE, ILLINOIS 60532
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
 
(630) 505-3700
Registrant's Telephone Number
 
AMY J. LEE, ESQ.
GUGGENHEIM FUNDS INVESTMENT ADVISORS, LLC
2455 CORPORATE WEST DRIVE
LISLE, ILLINOIS 60532
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)
 
Copy to:
STUART M. STRAUSS, ESQ.
DECHERT LLP
1095 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS
NEW YORK, NY 10036
 
APPROXIMATE DATE OF PROPOSED PUBLIC OFFERING:
 
IT IS PROPOSED THAT THIS FILING WILL BECOME EFFECTIVE (CHECK APPROPRIATE BOX)
 
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IMMEDIATELY UPON FILING PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (B) OF RULE 485.
 
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ON [DATE] PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (B) OF RULE 485.
 
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60 DAYS AFTER FILING PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A)(1) OF RULE 485.
 
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ON [DATE] PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF RULE 485.
 
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75 DAYS AFTER FILING PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A)(2) OF RULE 485.
 
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ON [DATE] PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A)(2) OF RULE 485.
 
 
 
 

 
EXPLANATORY NOTE
 
This filing relates to the following series of the Registrant:
 
Guggenheim BulletShares 2019 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF
Guggenheim BulletShares 2020 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF
 
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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 the requirements for effectiveness pursuant to 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, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Lisle and State of Illinois on the 9th day of October, 2013.
 
CLAYMORE EXCHANGE-TRADED FUND TRUST

By:          /s/ Donald C. Cacciapaglia
  Donald C. Cacciapaglia
  Chief 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 capacities and on the date indicated.
 
SIGNATURES
TITLE
DATE
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Randall C. Barnes
Trustee
October 9, 2013
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Roman Friedrich III
Trustee
October 9, 2013
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Robert B. Karn III
Trustee
October 9, 2013
*
   
Ronald A. Nyberg
Trustee
October 9, 2013
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Ronald E. Toupin, Jr.
Trustee
October 9, 2013
     
/s/ Donald C. Cacciapaglia
Donald C. Cacciapaglia
Trustee and
Chief Executive Officer
 
October 9, 2013
/s/ John L. Sullivan
John L. Sullivan
 
Treasurer, Chief Financial Officer
And Chief Accounting Officer
October 9, 2013
*/s/ Stevens T. Kelly
 
October 9, 2013
Stevens T. Kelly
Attorney-In-Fact, pursuant to power of attorney
 

 
 
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EXHIBIT INDEX
 
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

 
 
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