485BPOS 1 d362259d485bpos.htm NUVEEN INVESTMENT FUNDS, INC. Nuveen Investment Funds, Inc.

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 12, 2012

1933 Act Registration No. 033-16905

1940 Act Registration No. 811-05309

 

 

 

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. 132    þ     
and/or   
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE
INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
  
Amendment No. 132    þ     

 

 

Nuveen Investment Funds, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

333 West Wacker Drive

Chicago, IL 60606

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

(312) 917-7700

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code):

 

Kevin J. McCarthy

Vice President and Secretary

333 West Wacker Drive

Chicago, Illinois 60606
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

  

Copies to:

Eric F. Fess

Chapman and Cutler LLP

111 West Monroe Street

Chicago, Illinois 60603

Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering: As soon as practicable after effectiveness.

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 (a)(1)
¨   on (date), 2012 pursuant to paragraph (b)   ¨        75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)
¨   60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)   ¨        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:

 

Nuveen Minnesota Intermediate Municipal Bond Fund   
Nuveen Minnesota Municipal Bond Fund   
Nuveen Nebraska Municipal Bond Fund   
Nuveen Oregon Intermediate Municipal Bond Fund   


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

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


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, as amended, and has duly caused this post-effective amendment to its registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Chicago and State of Illinois, on the 12th day of October, 2012.

 

NUVEEN INVESTMENT FUNDS, INC.
  /s/    KEVIN J. MCCARTHY        
  Kevin J. McCarthy
  Vice President and Secretary

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, 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/    STEPHEN D. FOY        

STEPHEN D. FOY

  

Vice President and Controller

(principal financial and accounting officer)

       October 12, 2012

/s/    GIFFORD R. ZIMMERMAN        

GIFFORD R. ZIMMERMAN

  

Chief Administrative Officer

(principal executive officer)

       October 12, 2012
ROBERT P. BREMNER*    Chairman of the Board and Director   ü

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By:

 

/S/    KEVIN J. MCCARTHY

 

KEVIN J. MCCARTHY

Attorney-in-Fact

October 12, 2012

JOHN P. AMBOIAN*    Director       
JACK B. EVANS*    Director       
WILLIAM C. HUNTER*    Director       
DAVID J. KUNDERT*    Director       
WILLIAM J. SCHNEIDER*    Director       
JUDITH M. STOCKDALE*    Director       
CAROLE E. STONE*    Director       
VIRGINIA L. STRINGER*    Director       
TERENCE J. TOTH*    Director       

 

* An original power of attorney authorizing, among others, Kevin J. McCarthy and Gifford R. Zimmerman to execute this registration statement, and amendments thereto, for each of the directors 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.