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Securities Act Registration No. 333-178833

Investment Company Act Registration No. 811-22655


As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 27, 2012


SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D. C. 20549


REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933 ý

¨ Pre-Effective Amendment No.

ý Post-Effective Amendment No. 25


and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940 ý

ý Amendment No. 26


(Check appropriate box or boxes.)

Northern Lights Fund Trust III

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


17605 Wright Street, Omaha, NE 68130

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)


Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code: (402) 895-1600

The Corporation Trust Company

1209 Orange Street

Wilmington, DE 19801

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)


With copy to:

JoAnn M. Strasser, Thompson Hine LLP

41 South High Street, 17th Floor

Columbus, Ohio 43215

614-469-3265 (phone)

614-469-3361 (fax)

James P. Ash,

Gemini Fund Services, LLC

450 Wireless Blvd.

Hauppauge, New York 11788

(631) 470-2619


Approximate date of proposed public offering: As soon as practicable after the effective date of the Registration Statement.

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

ý 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 Persimmon Long/Short Fund, a series of the Trust.


Signatures

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and 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 Post-Effective Amendment No. 2 5 to the Registration Statement on Form N-1A to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized in the City of Hauppauge, State of New York on the 2 7th day of December, 2012.


NORTHERN LIGHTS FUND TRUST

(Registrant)


/s/ Andrew Rogers

By: Andrew Rogers,

President and Principal Executive Officer


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.


Name

Title

 

Andrew Rogers*

President

December 27, 2012

Kevin E. Wolf*

Treasurer

December 27, 2012

Mark H. Taylor*

Independent Trustee

December 27, 2012

Jerry Vincentini*

Independent Trustee

December 27, 2012

Anthony M. Payne*

Independent Trustee

December 27, 2012

James U. Jensen*

Independent Trustee

December 27, 2012

John Palancia*

Independent Trustee

December 27, 2012


By:                                     Date:

/s/ James Ash       

December 27, 2012

James Ash

*Attorney-in-Fact – Pursuant to Powers of Attorney previously filed on April 9, 2012 to the Registrant’s Registration Statement on Form N-1A.




EXHIBIT INDEX

 

 

 

 

 

 

Index No.

  

Description of Exhibit

 

 

 

EX-101.INS

  

XBRL Instance Document

 

 

EX-101.SCH

  

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document

 

 

EX-101.DEF

  

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase

 

 

EX-101.LAB

  

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase

 

 

EX-101.PRE

  

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase