485BPOS 1 d458672d485bpos.htm BLACKROCK MULTI-ASSET REAL RETURN FUND BlackRock Multi-Asset Real Return Fund

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 14, 2013

Securities Act File No. 33-26305

Investment Company Act File No. 811-05742

 

 

 

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. 262    x
   and/or   
   REGISTRATION STATEMENT   
   UNDER   
   THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x
   Amendment No. 264    x

(Check appropriate box or boxes)

 

 

BLACKROCK FUNDSSM

(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 FundsSM

55 East 52nd Street

New York, New York 10055

United States of America

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

Copies to:

John A. MacKinnon, Esq.   Benjamin Archibald, Esq.
Sidley Austin LLP   BlackRock Advisors, LLC
787 Seventh Avenue   55 East 52nd Street
New York, New York 10019-6018   New York, New York 10055

 

 

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 (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 Beneficial Interest, par  value $0.001 per share.

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant certifies that it meets all the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment to its 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 14th day of January, 2013.

 

BLACKROCK FUNDSSM, ON BEHALF OF BLACKROCK MULTI-ASSET REAL RETURN FUND
(Registrant)
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 its 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

     President and Chief Executive Officer   January 14, 2013  
John M. Perlowski      (Principal Executive Officer)    

/S/    NEAL J. ANDREWS

     Chief Financial Officer   January 14, 2013  
Neal J. Andrews      (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)    

DAVID O. BEIM*

     Trustee    
David O. Beim         

RONALD W. FORBES*

     Trustee    
Ronald W. Forbes         

DR. MATINA S. HORNER*

     Trustee    
Dr. Matina S. Horner         

RODNEY D. JOHNSON*

     Trustee    
Rodney D. Johnson         

HERBERT I. LONDON*

     Trustee    
Herbert I. London         

IAN A. MACKINNON*

     Trustee    
Ian A. MacKinnon         

CYNTHIA A. MONTGOMERY*

     Trustee    
Cynthia A. Montgomery         

JOSEPH P. PLATT*

     Trustee    
Joseph P. Platt         

ROBERT C. ROBB, JR.*

     Trustee    
Robert C. Robb, Jr.         

 

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TOBY ROSENBLATT*

      Trustee    
Toby Rosenblatt          

KENNETH L. URISH*

      Trustee    
Kenneth L. Urish          

FREDERICK W. WINTER*

      Trustee    
Frederick W. Winter          

PAUL L. AUDET*

      Trustee    
Paul L. Audet          

HENRY GABBAY*

      Trustee    
Henry Gabbay          

 

*By:  

/S/    BENJAMIN ARCHIBALD

    January 14, 2013
  Benjamin Archibald (Attorney-in-Fact)    

 

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BlackRock Cayman Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, Ltd. has duly caused this Registration Statement of BlackRock FundsSM, on behalf of BlackRock Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, with respect only to information that specifically relates to BlackRock Cayman Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, Ltd., to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, and State of New York, on January 14, 2013.

 

BLACKROCK CAYMAN MULTI-ASSET REAL RETURN FUND, LTD.

By:

 

/s/ Paul L. Audet

  (Paul L. Audet, Director)

This Registration Statement of BlackRock FundsSM, on behalf of BlackRock Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, with respect only to information that specifically relates to BlackRock Cayman Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, Ltd., has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities on the dates indicated:

 

Signature

  

Title

 

Date

/s/ Paul L. Audet

(Paul L. Audet)

   Director, BlackRock Cayman Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, Ltd.   January 14, 2013

/s/ Henry Gabbay

(Henry Gabbay)

   Director, BlackRock Cayman Multi-Asset Real Return Fund, Ltd.   January 14, 2013


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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