485BPOS 1 v351198_485bpos.htm 485BPOS

 

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

 

Securities Act File No. 333-171987 

Investment Company Act File No. 811-22524

 

 

 

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.  4   x

 

and/or

 

     
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940   x
Amendment No. 5   x

  

(Check appropriate box or boxes.) 

 

 

  

PRECIDIAN ETFs TRUST
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter) 

 

 

  

350 Main St., Suite 9
Bedminster, New Jersey 07921

 

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (908) 781-0560

 

 

 

 

 

Mark Criscitello
Precidian Funds LLC
350 Main St., Suite 9
Bedminster, New Jersey 07921

 

 

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

With copies to:

 

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

 

 

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)(1)

¨   On (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)

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

¨   On (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of rule 485.

 

If appropriate, check the following box:

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

  

 
 

 

 

SIGNATURES

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, 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 under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Bedminster, and State of New Jersey, on the 16th day of August, 2013.

 

  PRECIDIAN ETFS TRUST
       
  By: /s/ Daniel J. McCabe  
    Daniel J. McCabe  
    President  

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following person in the capacities and on the date indicated.

 

Name   Title   Date
         
         
/s/ Mark S. Criscitello   Trustee   August 16, 2013
Mark S. Criscitello        
         
*   Trustee   August 16, 2013
John V. Sinon        
         
*   Trustee   August 16, 2013
Geoffrey G. Clark        
         
/s/ Daniel J. McCabe   President   August 16, 2013
Daniel J. McCabe   (Principal Executive Officer)    
         
/s/ William Cox   Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer   August 16, 2013
William Cox   (Principal Financial Officer)    

 

*By: /s/ Daniel J. McCabe  
  Daniel J. McCabe  
  Attorney in fact  

 

* An original power of attorney authorizing Mark S. Criscitello, Daniel J. McCabe and Stuart Thomas, to execute this registration statement and amendments thereto, for each of the trustees of the Registrant on whose behalf this registration statement is filed, is incorporated by reference from the initial Registration Statement filed on June 13, 2011. 

 

 
 

 

 

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EX-101.INS XBRL Instance Document
   
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EX-101.CAL XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase
   
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