485BPOS 1 v345007_485bpos.htm 485BPOS

AS FILED WITH THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ON MAY 22, 2013

 

  FILE NO.  002-86082

  FILE NO.  811-03833-01


 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

FORM N-1A

 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933  [X]

 

Post-Effective Amendment No.  73

 

AND

 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940  [X]

 

 

Amendment No.  74

 

MAINSTAY VP FUNDS TRUST

(exact name of registrant as specified in charter)

 

51 MADISON AVENUE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10010

(address of principal executive office)

 

REGISTRANT'S TELEPHONE NUMBER: (212) 576-7000

 

J. Kevin Gao, Esq.

MainStay VP Funds Trust

169 Lackawanna Avenue

Parsippany, NJ 07054

Copy to:

Sander M. Bieber, Esq.

Dechert LLP

1775 I Street, NW

Washington, DC 20006

 

(NAME AND ADDRESS OF AGENT FOR SERVICE)

 

It is proposed that this filing will become effective

 

ý Immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b) of Rule 485
o on ________,  pursuant to paragraph (b)(1) of Rule 485

 

o 60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1) of Rule 485
o on ________, pursuant to paragraph (a)(1) of Rule 485

 

o 75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485
o on                 , 2011 pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485

 

If appropriate, check the following box:

o This Post-Effective Amendment designates a new effective date for a previously filed post-effective amendment

 

 
  

 

 

EXPLANATORY NOTE

 

Attached for filing are exhibits containing interactive data format risk/return summary information that reflects the risk/return summary information for Initial Class shares only of the portfolios (excluding MainStay Marketfield Portfolio) of MainStay VP Funds Trust, contained in the Prospectus dated May 1, 2013 (Accession Number 0001144204-13-025354). The purpose of this filing is to submit an XBRL interactive data file in the manner provided by Rule 405 of Regulation S-T and General Instruction C.3.(g) of Form N-1A.


 
  

 

 

 

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 under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and that it has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 73 to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Parsippany in the State of New Jersey, on the 22nd day of May, 2013.

 

MAINSTAY VP FUNDS TRUST

 

 

By: /s/ Stephen P. Fisher

Stephen P. Fisher

President and Principal Executive Officer

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment No. 73 to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated on May 22, 2013.

 

SIGNATURE   TITLE
     
/s/ Stephen P. Fisher   President and Principal Executive Officer
Stephen P. Fisher    
     
/s/ Susan B. Kerley*   Trustee
Susan B. Kerley    
     
/s/ John Y. Kim*   Trustee
John Y. Kim    
     
/s/ Alan R. Latshaw*   Trustee
Alan R. Latshaw    
     
/s/ Peter Meenan*   Trustee and Chairman of the Board
Peter Meenan    
     
/s/ Richard H. Nolan, Jr.*   Trustee
Richard H. Nolan, Jr.    
     
/s/ Richard S. Trutanic*   Trustee
Richard S. Trutanic    
     
/s/ Roman L. Weil*   Trustee
Roman L. Weil    
     
/s/ John A. Weisser*   Trustee
John A. Weisser    
     
/s/ Jack R. Benintende   Treasurer and Principal Financial
Jack R. Benintende   and Accounting Officer
     

 

By: /s/ J. Kevin Gao    
               J. Kevin Gao    
              As Attorney-in-Fact    

 

 

* Pursuant to Powers of Attorney previously filed.

 
  

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

 

EX-101.INSXBRL Instance Document
EX-101.SCHXBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
EX-101.CALXBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase
EX-101.DEFXBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase
EX-101.LABXBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
EX-101.PREXBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase