485BPOS 1 e55285_485bpos.htm FORM N-1A

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on September 16, 2013

Securities Act File No. 333-152915
Investment Company Act File No. 811-22227



SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM N-1A

  
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
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      Post-Effective Amendment No. 27
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and/or
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
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      Amendment No. 29
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(Check appropriate box or boxes.)


INDEXIQ ETF TRUST
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


800 Westchester Avenue
Suite N611
Rye Brook, NY 10573
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code: (914) 697-4946


Adam S. Patti
IndexIQ Advisors LLC
800 Westchester Avenue
Suite N611
Rye Brook, NY 10573
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

With a copy to:

Peter J. Shea, Esq.
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
575 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022


Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering:

x

immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b).

o   

on [date] pursuant to paragraph (b).

o     

60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1).

o     

on [date] pursuant to paragraph (a)(1).

o     

75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2).

o     

on [date] pursuant to paragraph (a)(2).

If appropriate, check the following box:

o This post-effective amendment designates a new effective date for a previously filed post-effective amendment.


Title of Securities Being Registered: Shares of Beneficial Interest, no par value.


 
 

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 of the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement under 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 Rye Brook, and State of New York on this 16th day of September, 2013.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the date indicated.

 

  INDEXIQ ETF TRUST
     
  By: /s/Adam S. Patti
    Adam S. Patti
    President

 

Name Title Date
     
/s/Reena Aggarwal____* Trustee September 16, 2013
Reena Aggarwal    
     
/s/ Gene Chao_______* Trustee September 16, 2013
Gene Chao    
     
/s/Adam S. Patti            Chairman, Trustee, September 16, 2013
Adam S. Patti President and Principal  
  Executive Officer  
     
/s/David Fogel               Chief Compliance Officer, September 16, 2013
David Fogel Treasurer and Principal  
  Financial Officer  

 

*By: /s/Gregory D. Bassuk

Gregory D. Bassuk,

Attorney-in-fact

 

 
 

Exhibit Index

 

Exhibit No.   Description  

 

 

    

   
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 Taxomony Extension Presentation Linkbase