485BPOS 1 d475615d485bpos.htm BLACKROCK MANAGED VOLATILITY PORTFOLIO BlackRock Managed Volatility Portfolio

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. 277   x
  and/or  
  REGISTRATION STATEMENT  
  UNDER  
  THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940   x
  Amendment No. 279   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 of the requirements for effectiveness of this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement pursuant to Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of New York and the State of New York, on the 15th day of February, 2013.

 

BLACKROCK FUNDSSM ON BEHALF OF

    BLACKROCK MANAGED VOLATILITY

    PORTFOLIO

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   February 15, 2013
John M. Perlowski    (Principal Executive Officer)  

/s/ NEAL J. ANDREWS

   Chief Financial Officer (Principal   February 15, 2013
Neal J. Andrews                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.     

TOBY ROSENBLATT*

   Trustee  
Toby Rosenblatt     

 

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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)      

 

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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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