485BPOS 1 acwmf20130726_485bpos.htm FORM 485BPOS acwmf20130726_485bpos.htm

As Filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on August 16, 2013

1933 Act File No. 033-39242

1940 Act File No. 811-06247

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

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FORM N-1A

 

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REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933

 
     

Pre-Effective Amendment No. 

 
     

Post-Effective Amendment No. 59

 
     

and/or

 
     

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

 
     

Amendment No. 59

 

(Check appropriate box or boxes.)

 

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AMERICAN CENTURY WORLD MUTUAL FUNDS, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

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4500 MAIN STREET, KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI 64111

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)(Zip Code)

 

 

REGISTRANT'S TELEPHONE NUMBER, INCLUDING AREA CODE: (816) 531-5575

 

 

CHARLES A. ETHERINGTON

4500 MAIN STREET, KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI 64111

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 
     

It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box)

 

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.

 

 
 

 

 

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 Registration Statement amendment pursuant to Rule 485(b) promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and has duly caused this amendment to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Kansas City, State of Missouri on the 16th day of August, 2013.

 

 

 

American Century World Mutual Funds, Inc. 

 

(Registrant)

 

By:

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Jonathan S. Thomas

President

   

 

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Statement amendment has been signed by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.

 

 

SIGNATURES

TITLE

DATE

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Jonathan S. Thomas

President and Director

August 16, 2013

     

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C. Jean Wade

Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer

August 16, 2013

     

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Barry Fink

Director

August 16, 2013

     

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_________________________________

Thomas A. Brown

Director

August 16, 2013

     

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Andrea C. Hall, Ph.D.

Director

August 16, 2013

     

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Jan M. Lewis

Director

August 16, 2013

     

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James A. Olson

Director

August 16, 2013

     

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Donald H. Pratt

Chairman of the Board and Director

August 16, 2013

     

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M. Jeannine Strandjord

Director

August 16, 2013

 

 

 
 

 

 

     

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John R. Whitten

Director

August 16, 2013

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Stephen E. Yates

Director

August 16, 2013

 
 

*By:

/s/ Daniel K. Richardson

Daniel K. Richardson

Attorney in Fact

 

 

Pursuant to Power of Attorney, dated December 4, 2012 (filed electronically as Exhibit q1 to Post-Effective Amendment No. 57 to the Registration Statement of American Century Capital Portfolios, Inc. on February 28, 2013, File No.33-64872, and incorporated herein by reference).

 

Secretary’s Certificate, dated December 4, 2012 (filed electronically as Exhibit q2 to Post-Effective Amendment No. 57 to the Registration Statement of American Century Capital Portfolios, Inc. on February 28, 2013, File No. 33-64872, and incorporated herein by reference).

 

 
 

 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

EXHIBIT NUMBER

DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT

   

Exhibit – 101.INS

XBRL Instance Document

   

Exhibit – 101.SCH

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document

   

Exhibit – 101.DEF

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase Document

   

Exhibit – 101.LAB

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Label Linkbase Document

   

Exhibit – 101.PRE

XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase Document