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As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on or about February 12, 2013


1933 Act Registration No. 333-171933
1940 Act Registration No.   811-22523

United States
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
Form N-1A
 
Registration Statement Under the Securities Act of 1933
[   ]
Pre-Effective Amendment No. __
 [   ]
Post-Effective Amendment No. 32
 [X]
and/or
Registration Statement Under the Investment Company Act of 1940
[   ]
Amendment No. 33
 [X]

Destra Investment Trust II
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)

901 Warrenville Road, Suite 15
Lisle, Illinois 60532
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant's Telephone Number, including Area Code: (630) 241-4200
 
     
Copy to:
 
 
Nicholas Dalmaso
 
Morrison Warren, Esq.
 
 
Destra Investment Trust II 
 
Chapman and Cutler LLP
 
 
901 Warrenville Road, Suite 15
 
111 West Monroe Street
 
 
Lisle, Illinois 60532
 
Chicago, Illinois 60603
 
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)
It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box):

[X] immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
[   ] on (date) 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.

 

 
 
 

 

 
This filing relates solely to the following Funds, each a series of the Registrant:

Destra Preferred and Income Securities Fund
Destra Focused Equity Fund
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
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 of 1933 and has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Lisle, and State of Illinois, on the 12th day of February, 2013.

Destra Investment Trust II

By:__/s/ Nicholas Dalmaso
Nicholas Dalmaso
Chief Executive Officer

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this post-effective amendment to the registration statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the date indicated:

Signature
 
Title
 
Date
     
/s/ Nicholas Dalmaso
 
Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Secretary and Trustee
 
February 12, 2013
     
Nicholas Dalmaso
             
               
               
Diana S. Ferguson*
 
Trustee
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By /s/ Nicholas Dalmaso
     
     
Nicholas Dalmaso
   
William M. Fitzgerald, Sr.*
 
Trustee
Attorney-In-Fact
February 12, 2013
 
       
Louis A. Holland, Jr.*
 
Lead Independent Trustee and Trustee
 
 
             
*An original power of attorney authorizing Nicholas Dalmaso and Morrison C. Warren to execute this registration statement, and amendments thereto, for each of the trustees of the Registrant on whose behalf this registration statement is filed, has been executed and has previously been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and is incorporated by reference herein.
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
Index of Exhibits
 
Exhibit Number
Exhibit
101.INS
XBRL Instance Document
101.SCH  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
101.CAL
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase
101.DEF
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase
101.LAB
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
101.PRE
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase