485BPOS 1 d430059d485bpos.htm SSGA ACTIVE ETF TRUST SSgA Active ETF Trust

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November 1, 2012

Securities Act File No. 333-173276

Investment Company Act of 1940 File No. 811-22542

 

 

 

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. 5    x

and/or

   REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x
   Amendment No. 11    x

 

 

SSgA Active ETF Trust

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

One Lincoln Street

Boston, Massachusetts 02111

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

Registrant’s Telephone Number: (866) 787-2257

Ryan M. Louvar, Esq.

State Street Bank and Trust Company

One Lincoln Street/CPH0326

Boston, Massachusetts 02111

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

Copies to:

W. John McGuire

Bingham McCutchen LLP

2020 K Street NW

Washington, DC 20006

 

 

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

 

  x immediately upon filing pursuant to Rule 485, paragraph (b)
  ¨ on October 31, 2012 pursuant to Rule 485, paragraph (b)
  ¨ 60 days after filing pursuant to Rule 485, paragraph (a)(1)
  ¨ on                 pursuant to Rule 485, paragraph (a)(1)
  ¨ 75 days after filing pursuant to Rule 485, paragraph (a)(2)
  ¨ on                 pursuant to Rule 485, paragraph (a)(2)
  ¨ As soon as practicable after the effective date of this registration statement.

SSGA MASTER TRUST HAS ALSO EXECUTED THIS REGISTRATION STATEMENT

 

 

 


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 caused this amendment to the registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Boston and Commonwealth of Massachusetts on the 1st day of November, 2012.

 

  SSgA Active ETF Trust
By:  

/s/ Ellen M. Needham*

 

Ellen M. Needham

President

SIGNATURES

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

 

SIGNATURES    TITLE   DATE

/s/ Bonny E. Boatman*

   Trustee   November 1, 2012
Bonny E. Boatman     

/s/ Dwight D. Churchill*

   Trustee   November 1, 2012
Dwight D. Churchill     

/s/ David M. Kelly*

   Trustee   November 1, 2012
David M. Kelly     

/s/ Frank Nesvet*

   Trustee   November 1, 2012
Frank Nesvet     

/s/ Carl G. Verboncoeur*

   Trustee   November 1, 2012
Carl G. Verboncoeur     

/s/ James E. Ross*

   Trustee   November 1, 2012
James E. Ross     

/s/ Ellen M. Needham*

Ellen M. Needham

   President and Principal Executive Officer   November 1, 2012

/s/ Chad C. Hallett

Chad C. Hallett

   Treasurer and Principal Financial Officer   November 1, 2012
*By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Louvar

  Ryan M. Louvar
 

As Attorney-in-Fact

Pursuant to Power of Attorney


SIGNATURES

SSgA Master Trust (the “Trust”), has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 5 to the Registration Statement on Form N-1A of the SSgA Active ETF Trust (the “Registrant”) to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Boston and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on November 1, 2012.

 

SSGA MASTER TRUST
By:  

/s/ Ellen M. Needham*

 

Ellen M. Needham

President

This Registration Statement on Form N-1A of the Registrant has been signed below by the following persons, solely in the capacities indicated, on November 1, 2012.

 

SIGNATURE    TITLE

/s/ Bonny E. Boatman*

   Trustee
Bonny E. Boatman   

/s/ Dwight D. Churchill*

   Trustee
Dwight D. Churchill   

/s/ David M. Kelly*

   Trustee
David M. Kelly   

/s/ Frank Nesvet*

   Trustee
Frank Nesvet   

/s/ Carl G. Verboncoeur*

   Trustee
Carl G. Verboncoeur   

/s/ James E. Ross*

   Trustee
James E. Ross   

/s/ Ellen M. Needham*

Ellen M. Needham

   President and Principal Executive Officer

/s/ Chad C. Hallett

Chad C. Hallett

   Treasurer and Principal Financial Officer
*By:  

/s/ Ryan M. Louvar

  Ryan M. Louvar
 

As Attorney-in-Fact

Pursuant to Power of Attorney


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

EXHIBIT    NAME OF EXHIBIT
EX-101.INS    XBRL Instance Document
EX-101.SCH    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
EX-101.CAL    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase Document
EX-101.LAB    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase Document
EX-101.PRE    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase Document
EX-101.DEF    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase Document