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Filed Pursuant to Rule 485(b)

Registration Nos. 33-10472

811-04923

 

 

 

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. 42    x     

and

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

            THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x     
            Amendment No. 42    x     

 

 

LONGLEAF PARTNERS FUNDS TRUST

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

c/o Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.

6410 Poplar Avenue; Suite 900

Memphis, TN 38119

(Address of Principal Executive Office)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including area code: (901) 761-2474

Andrew R. McCarroll, Esq.

Southeastern Asset Mgmt., Inc.

6410 Poplar Ave., Ste. 900

Memphis, TN 38119

901-761-2474

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

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

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                     , 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 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant, Longleaf Partners Funds Trust, a Massachusetts business trust (the Master Fund) now having four series or portfolios, Longleaf Partners Fund, Longleaf Partners Small-Cap Fund, Longleaf Partners International Fund and Longleaf Partners Global Fund, certifies that it has met all the requirements for effectiveness pursuant to Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 and that it has duly caused this Post Effective Amendment No. 42 to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized, in the City of Memphis and State of Tennessee, on this 17th day of January, 2013.

 

LONGLEAF PARTNERS FUNDS TRUST (THE MASTER FUND)
  LONGLEAF PARTNERS FUND
  LONGLEAF PARTNERS SMALL-CAP FUND
  LONGLEAF PARTNERS INTERNATIONAL FUND
  LONGLEAF PARTNERS GLOBAL FUND
  By:  

/s/ O. Mason Hawkins

    O. Mason Hawkins
    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
    Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
    Functioning as principal executive officer under agreements with Longleaf Partners Funds Trust and its separate series
  By:  

/s/ Julie M. Bishop

    Julie M. Bishop
    Mutual Fund Chief Financial Officer & Principal
    Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
    Functioning as principal financial and accounting officer under agreements with Longleaf Partners Funds Trust and its separate series
  By:  

/s/ Andrew R. McCarroll

    Andrew R. McCarroll
    General Counsel & Principal
    Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
    Functioning as principal legal officer under agreements with Longleaf Partners Funds Trust and its separate series


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment No. 42 to the Registration Statement of Longleaf Partners Funds Trust on Form N-1A has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated on the dates indicated.

 

Signature

  

Title

  

Date

         
INTERESTED TRUSTEES   

/s/ O. Mason Hawkins**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
O. Mason Hawkins            

/s/ Margaret H. Child**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
Margaret H. Child            
NON-INTERESTED TRUSTEES   

/s/ Chadwick H. Carpenter, Jr.**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
Chadwick H. Carpenter, Jr.            

/s/ Daniel W. Connell, Jr.**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
Daniel W. Connell, Jr.            

/s/ Rex M. Deloach**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
Rex M. Deloach            

/s/ Steven N. Melnyk**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
Steven N. Melnyk            

/s/ C. Barham Ray**

   Trustee    January 17, 2013      
C. Barham Ray            

/s/ Perry C. Steger**

   Chairman of the Board    January 17, 2013      
Perry C. Steger            

 

**By:  

/s/ Andrew R. McCarroll

  Andrew R. McCarroll
  Attorney-in-Fact
  January 17, 2013

(*) As of the date of execution of this Post-Effective Amendment No. 42, the Board of Trustees of each Series consists of eight individuals, as shown above. Each Trustee is a Trustee of each Series, and each is signing this Post-Effective Amendment on behalf of each such Series.

(**) Executed by Andrew R. McCarroll pursuant to a Power of Attorney dated as of May 19, 2011.

NOTICE

A Copy of the Declaration of Trust of Longleaf Partners Funds Trust (the “Registrant”) is on file with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and notice is hereby given that this instrument is executed on behalf of the Registrant by the above Trustees or officers of the Registrant in their capacities as Trustees or as officers and not individually, and any obligations arising out of this instrument are not binding upon any of the Trustees, officers or shareholders individually, but instead are binding only upon the assets and property of the Registrant.


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