485BPOS 1 d699086d485bpos.htm PIONEER SERIES TRUST VIII Pioneer Series Trust VIII

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 7, 2014

File Nos. 33-53746

811-07318

 

 

 

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. 34    x     
and/or   
REGISTRATION STATEMENT   
UNDER   
THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x     
Amendment No. 35    x     

(Check appropriate box or boxes)

 

 

PIONEER SERIES TRUST VIII*

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

60 State Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02109

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code: (617) 742-7825

Terrence J. Cullen, Pioneer Investment Management, Inc.,

60 State Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02109

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

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.

 

* This filing relates solely to Pioneer International Value Fund, a series of the Registrant.

 

 

 


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, the Trust certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this registration statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 and has duly caused this Post-Effective Admendment No. 34 to its registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Boston and The Commonwealth of Massachusetts on the 7th of April, 2014.

 

PIONEER SERIES TRUST VIII

By:   /s/ Daniel K. Kingsbury
  Daniel K. Kingsbury
  President

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated below on April 7, 2014:

 

    Signature   Title
  Mark E. Bradley*   Treasurer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)
  Mark E. Bradley  
  David R. Bock*   Trustee
  David R. Bock  
  Benjamin M. Friedman*   Trustee
  Benjamin M. Friedman  
  Margaret B. W. Graham*   Trustee
  Margaret B. W. Graham  
  /s/ Daniel K. Kingsbury   President (Principal Executive Officer) and Trustee
  Daniel K. Kingsbury  
  Marc O. Mayer*   Trustee
  Marc O. Mayer  
  Thomas J. Perna*   Chairman of the Board and Trustee
  Thomas J. Perna  
  Marguerite A. Piret*   Trustee
  Marguerite A. Piret  
  Kenneth J. Taubes*   Trustee
  Kenneth J. Taubes  
  Stephen K. West*   Trustee
  Stephen K. West  

*By:

  /s/ Daniel K. Kingsbury   Dated: April 7, 2014
  Daniel K. Kingsbury  
  Attorney-in-fact  


Exhibit Index

 

Index

Number

   Description of Index
EX-101.INS    XBRL Instance Document
EX-101.SCH    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
EX-101.CAL    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Document
EX-101.DEF    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Document
EX-101.LAB    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
EX-101.PRE    XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase