As filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on February 22, 2013
Securities Act File No. 33-21844
Investment Company Act File No. 811-05555
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
|THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933||x|
|Pre-Effective Amendment No.||¨|
|Post-Effective Amendment No. 59||x|
|THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940||x|
|Amendment No. 60|
|(Check appropriate box or boxes)|
Sanford C. Bernstein Fund, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
1345 Avenue of the Americas,
New York, New York 10105
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code 1-212-756-4097
Mark R. Manley, Esq.
1345 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10105
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)
Margery K. Neale, Esq.
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, New York 10019-6099
It is proposed that this filing will become effective:
|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 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 International Portfolio and the Tax-Managed International Portfolio.
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 Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, and State of New York, on the 22nd day of February, 2013.
|SANFORD C. BERNSTEIN FUND, INC.|
Dianne F. Lob
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, this Post-Effective Amendment No. 59 to the Registrants Registration Statement on Form N-1A has been signed below by the following persons, in the capacities and on the dates indicated.
|President and Director|
|Dianne F. Lob|
|Donald K. Petersen|
|Thomas B. Stiles II|
|Rosalie J. Wolf|
Joseph J. Mantineo
|Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer||February 22, 2013|
* This Registration Statement has been signed by each of the persons so indicated by the undersigned as Attorney-in-Fact.
|By:||February 22, 2013|
|Nancy E. Hay|
|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|