497 1 d561453d497.htm IVY FUNDS PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT XBRL Ivy Funds Prospectus Supplement XBRL

IVY FUNDS

6300 LAMAR AVENUE

P. O. BOX 29217

SHAWNEE MISSION, KANSAS 66201-9217

July 19, 2013

Securities and Exchange Commission

100 F Street NE

Washington DC 20549

 

Re: Ivy Funds (Registrant)
     File Nos. 33-45961 and 811-6569/CIK No. 883622

On behalf of the Registrant, attached for filing are exhibits containing interactive data format risk/return summary information that mirrors the risk/return summary information contained in the Registrant’s Prospectus dated July 31, 2012, and as supplemented July 2, 2013, and filed pursuant to Rule 497(e) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The purpose of this filing is to submit the data in XBRL format for the Registrant.

If you have any questions or comments concerning the foregoing, please contact me at 913-236-2227.

Very truly yours,

/s/Philip A. Shipp

Philip A. Shipp

Assistant Secretary