|As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 11, 2013|
|Registration No. 333-148723|
|Registration No. 811-22172|
|SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION|
|Washington, D.C. 20549|
|REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933 ( X )|
|Pre-Effective Amendment No. ()|
|Post-Effective Amendment No. (54)|
|REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940 ( X )|
|Amendment No. (55)|
|WORLD FUNDS TRUST|
|(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)|
|8730 Stony Point Parkway, Suite 205, Richmond, VA 23235|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)|
|(Registrants Telephone Number)|
|The Corporation Trust Co., Corporation Trust Center, 1209 Orange St., Wilmington, DE 19801|
|(Name and Address of Agent for Service)|
|With Copy to:|
|John H. Lively|
|The Law Offices of John H. Lively & Associates, Inc.|
|A member firm of The 1940 Act Law GroupTM|
|11300 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 310|
|Leawood, KS 66221|
Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering:
It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box):
[ X ] immediately upon filing pursuant to
[ ] on ____________ pursuant to paragraph (b).
[ ] 60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(a).
[ ] on ____________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(1).
[ ] 75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2).
[ ] on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485.
This Post-Effective Amendment No. 54 to the Trusts Registration Statement on Form N-1A is filed for the sole purpose of submitting the XBRL exhibits for the risk/return summary first provided in Post-Effective Amendment No. 53 filed on June 21, 2013 and incorporates Parts A, B and C from said amendment.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 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 pursuant to Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 (the Securities Act) and the Registrant has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 54 to the Registrants Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Richmond, Commonwealth of Virginia on the 11th day of July 2013.
|WORLD FUNDS TRUST|
|By:||/s/ John Pasco, III|
|John Pasco, III|
|Chairman of the Board|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, this Post-Effective Amendment No. 54 to the Registration Statement on Form N-1A has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.
|*John Pasco, III||Trustee and Chairman||July 11, 2013|
|*Anthony J. Hertl||Trustee||July 11, 2013|
|*David J. Urban||Trustee||July 11, 2013|
|*Mary Lou H. Ivey||Trustee||July 11, 2013|
|*Karen Shupe||Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer||July 11, 2013|
|*Lauren Jones||Secretary||July 11, 2013|
|*By: /s/ John Pasco, III|
|Attorney-in-fact pursuant to Powers of Attorney|
|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|