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As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 11, 2013
Registration No. 333-148723
Registration No. 811-22172
 
UNITED STATES
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. (54)
and/or
 
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)
 
(804) 267-7400
(Registrant’s 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 paragraph (b).
[     ] 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.




EXPLANATORY NOTE



This Post-Effective Amendment No. 54 to the Trust’s 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.




SIGNATURES

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 Registrant’s 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.


  Signature   Title   Date
     
  *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



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