485BPOS 1 d472404d485bpos.htm BLACKROCK MANAGED VOLITILITY V.I. FUND BlackRock Managed Volitility V.I. Fund

As filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on February 12, 2013

Securities Act File No. 002-74452

Investment Company Act File No. 811-03290

 

 

 

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. 64    x
   and/or   
   REGISTRATION STATEMENT   
   UNDER   
   THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x

Amendment No. 65

(Check appropriate box or boxes)

 

 

BlackRock Variable Series Funds, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

100 Bellevue Parkway

Wilmington, Delaware 19809

(Address of Principal Executive Office)

 

 

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code (800) 441-7762

John M. Perlowski

BlackRock Variable Series Funds, Inc.

55 East 52nd Street, New York, New York 10055

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

Copies to:

 

Counsel for the Fund:

Margery K. Neale, Esq.

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

787 Seventh Avenue

New York, New York 10019-6099

 

Benjamin Archibald, Esq.

BlackRock Advisors, LLC

55 East 52nd Street

New York, New York 10055

 

 

Continuous

(Approximate Date of Proposed Offering)

 

 

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

 

  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.

Title of Securities Being Registered: Shares of Common Stock, par value, $0.10 per share.

This filing relates solely to BlackRock Managed Volatility V.I. 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 the requirements for the effectiveness of this Post-Effective amendment to the 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, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, and the State of New York, on the 12th day of February, 2013.

 

BLACKROCK VARIABLE SERIES FUNDS, INC.

    (registrant), on behalf of its series

BLACKROCK MANAGED VOLATILITY V.I. FUND
By:  

/s/ John M. Perlowski

 

(John M. Perlowski,

President and 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 dates indicated:

 

Signature

  

Title

 

Date

/s/ John M. Perlowski

John M. Perlowski

  

President and Chief Executive Officer

(Principal Executive Officer)

  February 12, 2013

/s/ Neal J. Andrews

Neal J. Andrews

  

Chief Financial Officer

(Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)

  February 12, 2013

JAMES H. BODURTHA*

(James H. Bodurtha)

   Director  

BRUCE R. BOND*

(Bruce R. Bond)

   Director  

DONALD W. BURTON*

(Donald W. Burton)

   Director  

STUART E. EIZENSTAT*

(Stuart E. Eizenstat)

   Director  

KENNETH A. FROOT*

(Kenneth A. Froot)

   Director  

ROBERT M. HERNANDEZ*

(Robert M. Hernandez)

   Director  

JOHN F. O’BRIEN*

(John F. O’Brien)

   Director  

 

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Signature

  

Title

 

Date

ROBERTA COOPER RAMO*

(Roberta Cooper Ramo)

   Director  

DAVID H. WALSH*

(David H. Walsh)

   Director  

FRED G. WEISS*

(Fred G. Weiss)

   Director  

PAUL L. AUDET*

(Paul L. Audet)

   Director  

LAURENCE D. FINK*

(Laurence D. Fink)

   Director  

HENRY GABBAY*

(Henry Gabbay)

   Director  

 

*By:   

/s/ Benjamin Archibald

      February 12, 2013
   Benjamin Archibald (Attorney-In-Fact)      

 

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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

 

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