485BPOS 1 d687121d485bpos.htm LM STRATEGIC REAL RETURN FUND LM Strategic Real Return Fund

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 16, 2014

1933 Act Registration No. 333-162441

1940 Act Registration No. 811-22338

 

 

 

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. 78   x
   and  
  

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

  x
   Amendment No. 79   x

 

 

LEGG MASON GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT TRUST

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

100 International Drive

Baltimore, Maryland 21202

(Address of principal executive offices)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (410) 539-0000

 

Name and address of agent for service:   Copy to:

RICHARD M. WACHTERMAN, ESQ.

Legg Mason & Co., LLC

100 International Drive

Baltimore, Maryland 21202

 

ARTHUR C. DELIBERT, ESQ.

K&L Gates LLP

1601 K Street, N.W.

Washington, D.C. 20006-1600

 

 

Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering: Continuous

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

 

x immediately upon filing pursuant to Rule 485(b)
¨ on                     , pursuant to Rule 485(b)
¨ 60 days after filing pursuant to Rule 485(a)(1)
¨ on                     , pursuant to Rule 485(a)(1)
¨ 75 days after filing pursuant to Rule 485(a)(2)
¨ on                     , pursuant to Rule 485(a)(2)

If appropriate, check the following box:

 

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

This amendment is being filed solely to submit in interactive data format exhibits containing risk/return summary information that is identical to the risk/return summary information contained in the Registrant’s prospectus for Legg Mason Strategic Real Return Fund, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in Post-Effective Amendment No. 77 to the Registrant’s registration statement on March 24, 2014.

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, the Registrant, Legg Mason Global Asset Management Trust, hereby certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Post-Effective Amendment No. 78 under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 and that it has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 78 to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Baltimore and State of Maryland, on the 16th day of April, 2014.

 

LEGG MASON GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT TRUST
By:  

/s/ Kenneth D. Fuller

  Kenneth D. Fuller
  President

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registrant’s Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated below on April 16, 2014:

 

Signature

      

Title

/s/ Jennifer W. Murphy*

     Chair and Trustee
Jennifer W. Murphy     

/s/ Kenneth D. Fuller

     President (Principal Executive Officer),
Kenneth D. Fuller      Chief Executive Officer and Trustee

/s/ Ruby P. Hearn*

     Trustee
Ruby P. Hearn     

/s/ Arnold L. Lehman*

     Trustee
Arnold L. Lehman     

/s/ Robin J.W. Masters*

     Trustee
Robin J.W. Masters     

/s/ Jill E. McGovern*

     Trustee
Jill E. McGovern     

/s/ Arthur S. Mehlman*

     Trustee
Arthur S. Mehlman     

/s/ G. Peter O’Brien*

     Trustee
G. Peter O’Brien     

/s/ S. Ford Rowan*

     Trustee
S. Ford Rowan     

/s/ Robert M. Tarola*

     Trustee
Robert M. Tarola     

/s/ Richard F. Sennett

     Principal Financial and Accounting Officer
Richard F. Sennett     

 

* By:  

/s/ Richard M. Wachterman

  
  Richard M. Wachterman   
  Attorney in Fact, pursuant to Power of Attorney filed herewith.


POWER OF ATTORNEY

I, the undersigned Trustee of one or more of the following investment companies (as set forth in the companies’ Registration Statements on Form N-1A):

LEGG MASON TAX-FREE INCOME FUND (033-37971; 811-06223)

LEGG MASON GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT TRUST (333-162441; 811-22338)

LEGG MASON INVESTMENT TRUST (333-179640; 811-22670)

LEGG MASON GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT VARIABLE TRUST (333-192838; 811-22910)

plus any other investment company for which Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC or an affiliate thereof acts as investment adviser or manager and for which the undersigned individual serves as Trustee hereby severally constitute and appoint each of KENNETH D. FULLER, RICHARD SENNETT, CHRISTOPHER BERARDUCCI, ROBERT I. FRENKEL, RICHARD WACHTERMAN, THOMAS C. MANDIA, MARC A. DE OLIVERIA, MICHAEL KOCUR, ROSEMARY D. EMMENS, YI CHIA RACHEL KUO, ARTHUR C. DELIBERT and NDENISARYA M. BREGASI my true and lawful attorney-in-fact, with full power of substitution, and each with full power to sign for me and in my name in the appropriate capacity and only for those companies described above for which I serve as Trustee, any Registration Statements on Form N-1A, all Pre-Effective Amendments to any Registration Statements of the Funds, any and all Post-Effective Amendments to said Registration Statements, and any and all supplements or other instruments in connection therewith, to file the same with the Securities and Exchange Commission and the securities regulators of appropriate states and territories, and generally to do all such things in my name and behalf in connection therewith as said attorney-in-fact deems necessary or appropriate to comply with the provisions of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, all related requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission and all requirements of appropriate states and territories. I hereby ratify and confirm all that said attorney-in-fact or their substitutes may do or cause to be done by virtue hereof.

Any subsequently executed power of attorney that grants powers unrelated to the powers granted herein will not revoke nor supersede this power of attorney unless such subsequent power of attorney expressly states otherwise.

WITNESS my hand on the date set forth below at Baltimore, Maryland.

 

SIGNATURE

      

DATE

    

/s/ Jennifer W. Murphy

     February 21, 2014   

Jennifer W. Murphy

       

/s/ Kenneth D. Fuller

     February 21, 2014   

Kenneth D. Fuller

       

/s/ Ruby P. Hearn

     February 14, 2014   

Ruby P. Hearn

       

/s/ Arnold L. Lehman

     February 13, 2014   

Arnold L. Lehman

       

/s/ Robin J.W. Masters

     February 13, 2014   

Robin J.W. Masters

       

/s/ Jill E. McGovern

     February 16, 2014   

Jill E. McGovern

       

/s/ Arthur S. Mehlman

     February 21, 2014   

Arthur S. Mehlman

       

/s/ G. Peter O’Brien

     February 21, 2014   

G. Peter O’Brien

       

/s/ S. Ford Rowan

     February 18, 2014   

S. Ford Rowan

       

/s/ Robert M. Tarola

     February 21, 2014   

Robert M. Tarola

       


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