485BPOS 1 d399373d485bpos.htm BR GLOBAL SMALLCAP FUND INC BR GLOBAL SMALLCAP FUND INC

As filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on November 13, 2012

Securities Act File No. 033-53399

Investment Company Act File No. 811-07171

 

 

 

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. 25    x

and/or

REGISTRATION STATEMENT

UNDER

      THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940    x

Amendment No. 27

(Check appropriate box or boxes)

 

 

BLACKROCK GLOBAL SMALLCAP FUND, INC.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

 

100 Bellevue Parkway

Wilmington, Delaware 19809

(Address of Principal Executive Office)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code (800) 441-7762

 

 

John M. Perlowski

BlackRock Global SmallCap Fund, Inc.

55 East 52nd Street, New York, New York 10055

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

 

Copies to:

Counsel for the Fund:

Margery K. Neale, Esq.

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

787 Seventh Avenue

New York, New York 10019-6099

 

Benjamin Archibald, Esq.

BlackRock Advisors, LLC

55 East 52nd Street

New York, New York 10055

 

 

Continuous

(Approximate Date of Proposed Offering)

It is proposed that this filing will become effective:

  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.

 

Title of Securities Being Registered:

   Shares of Common Stock, par value, $.10 per share.

 

 

 


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 the requirements for the effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and it has duly caused this Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of New York, and the State of New York on November 13, 2012.

 

  BLACKROCK GLOBAL SMALLCAP FUND, INC.
 

(Registrant)

By:

 

/s/ JOHN PERLOWSKI

  (John M. Perlowski,
  Chief Executive Officer and President)

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated:

 

Signature

    

Title

 

Date

/s/ JOHN M. PERLOWSKI

     President and Chief Executive Officer   November 13, 2012
John M. Perlowski      (Principal Executive Officer)  

/s/ NEAL J. ANDREWS

     Chief Financial Officer (Principal   November 13, 2012
Neal J. Andrews      Financial and Accounting Officer)  

JAMES H. BODURTHA*

     Director  
(James H. Bodurtha)       

BRUCE R. BOND*

     Director  
(Bruce R. Bond)       

DONALD W. BURTON*

     Director  
(Donald W. Burton)       

STUART E. EIZENSTAT*

     Director  
(Stuart E. Eizenstat)       

KENNETH A. FROOT*

     Director  
(Kenneth A. Froot)       

ROBERT M. HERNANDEZ*

     Director  
(Robert M. Hernandez)       


  

JOHN F. O’BRIEN*

     Director  
  

(John F. O’Brien)

      
  

ROBERTA COOPER RAMO*

     Director  
  

(Roberta Cooper Ramo)

      
  

DAVID H. WALSH*

     Director  
  

(David H. Walsh)

      
  

FRED G. WEISS*

     Director  
  

(Fred G. Weiss)

      
  

PAUL L. AUDET*

     Director  
  

(Paul L. Audet)

      
  

LAURENCE D. FINK*

     Director  
  

(Laurence D. Fink)

      
  

HENRY GABBAY*

     Director  
  

(Henry Gabbay)

      
*By:   

/s/ BENJAMIN ARCHIBALD

       November 13, 2012
  

Benjamin Archibald

(Attorney-in-Fact)

      


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