485BPOS 1 d383385d485bpos.htm WESTERN ASSET FUNDS INC WESTERN ASSET FUNDS INC

As filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on October 12, 2012

Securities Act File No. 33-34929

Investment Company Act File No. 811-06110

 

 

 

UNITED STATES

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. 62   x

and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

  THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x

Amendment No. 64

(Check appropriate box or boxes)

 

 

Western Asset Funds, Inc.

(Formerly LM Institutional Fund Advisors I, Inc.)

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

 

100 International Drive, Baltimore, Maryland   21202
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code (410) 539-0000

 

 

Richard M. Wachterman, Esq.

Legg Mason & Co., LLC

100 International Drive

Baltimore, Maryland 21202

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

COPY TO:

Bryan Chegwidden, Esq.

Ropes & Gray LLP

1211 Avenue of the Americas

New York, New York 10036

 

 

Continuous

(Approximate Date of Proposed Offering)

 

 

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.

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, the Registrant, Western Asset Funds, Inc., hereby certifies that it meets all the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Baltimore, State of Maryland on this 12th day of October, 2012.

 

    WESTERN ASSET FUNDS, INC.
By:  

/s/ R. Jay Gerken

  R. Jay Gerken
  President

WITNESS our hands on the date set forth below.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated below on October 12th, 2012.

 

Signature

  

Title

     

/s/ R. Jay Gerken

   Director and President and Chief Executive Officer   
R. Jay Gerken      

/s/ Richard F. Sennett

   Principal Financial Officer   
Richard F. Sennett      

/s/ Ronald J. Arnault*

   Director   
Ronald J. Arnault      

/s/ Anita L. DeFrantz*

   Director   
Anita L. DeFrantz      

/s/ Ronald L. Olson*

   Director   
Ronald L. Olson      

/s/ Avedick B. Poladian*

   Director   
Avedick B. Poladian      

/s/ William E.B. Siart*

   Director   
William E.B. Siart      

/s/ Jaynie M. Studenmund*

   Director   
Jaynie M. Studenmund      

 

By:  

/s/ R. Jay Gerken

  R. Jay Gerken
 

*Attorney-in-Fact pursuant to Powers of Attorney previously filed

Date: October 12, 2012


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