485BPOS 1 d469783d485bpos.htm NUVEEN INVESTMENT FUNDS, INC. Nuveen Investment Funds, Inc.

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 21, 2013

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. 141      x   
and/or   
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE
INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
     ¨   
Amendment No. 141      x   

 

 

Nuveen Investment Funds, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Declaration of Trust)

 

333 West Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois    60606
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)    (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (312) 917-7700

 

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) 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 Dividend Value Fund

Nuveen Equity Index Fund

Nuveen International Fund

Nuveen International Select Fund

Nuveen Large Cap Growth Opportunities Fund

Nuveen Large Cap Select Fund

Nuveen Mid Cap Growth Opportunities Fund

Nuveen Mid Cap Index Fund

Nuveen Mid Cap Select Fund

Nuveen Mid Cap Value Fund

Nuveen Quantitative Enhanced Core Equity Fund

Nuveen Small Cap Growth Opportunities Fund

Nuveen Small Cap Index Fund

Nuveen Small Cap Select Fund

Nuveen Small Cap Value Fund

Nuveen Tactical Market Opportunities 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 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 21st day of March, 2013.

 

  NUVEEN INVESTMENT FUNDS, INC.
By:   /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)       March 21, 2013

/S/    GIFFORD R. ZIMMERMAN

GIFFORD R. ZIMMERMAN

   Chief Administrative Officer (principal executive officer)       March 21, 2013
ROBERT P. BREMNER*    Chairman of the Board and Trustee   ü

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/S/    KEVIN J. MCCARTHY

 

KEVIN J. MCCARTHY

Attorney-in-Fact

March 21, 2013

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

Trustee

     

 

* 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 trustees 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.


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