485BPOS 1 d475466d485bpos.htm BLACKROCK MID CAP GROWTH EQUITY PORT, BLACKROCK SMALL CAP GROWTH EQUITY PORT BlackRock Mid Cap Growth Equity Port, BlackRock Small Cap Growth Equity Port

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 15, 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. 273    x
   and/or   
   REGISTRATION STATEMENT   
   UNDER   
   THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x
   Amendment No. 275    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:

Frank P. Bruno, 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 $.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 Post-Effective Amendment to its Registration Statement pursuant to 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 February 15, 2013.

 

BLACKROCK FUNDSSM
ON BEHALF OF BLACKROCK MID-CAP GROWTH EQUITY PORTFOLIO AND BLACKROCK SMALL CAP GROWTH EQUITY PORTFOLIO
(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 by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.

 

Signature

  

Title

  

Date

/s/ John M. Perlowski

  

President and Chief Executive Officer

(Principal Executive Officer)

   February 15, 2013

John M. Perlowski

     

/s/ Neal J. Andrews

   Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)    February 15, 2013

Neal J. Andrews

     

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.      

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

    February 15, 2013
  Benjamin Archibald (Attorney-In-Fact)    


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