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AS FILED WITH THE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ON November 7, 2018

 

REGISTRATION NOS. 333 -122901

811 -21719

 

 

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

 

 

FORM N-1A

 

 

  REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933 [  ]  
  PRE-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. [  ]  
  POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. 980 [X]  
  AND/OR    
       
  REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940 [  ]  
  AMENDMENT NO. 993 [X]  

 

 

 

INVESTMENT MANAGERS SERIES TRUST

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

235 W. Galena Street

Milwaukee, WI 53212

 

(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)

Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (414) 299-2295

 

Constance Dye Shannon

UMB Fund Services, Inc.

235 W. Galena Street

Milwaukee, WI 53212

 

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

COPIES TO:

 

Laurie Anne Dee

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

600 Anton Boulevard, Suite 1800

Costa Mesa, CA 92626

 

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

 

[X]immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b) of Rule 485; or
[  ]on __________ pursuant to paragraph (b) of Rule 485; or
[  ]60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1) of Rule 485;
[  ]on __________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(1) of Rule 485; or
[  ]75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485; or
[  ]on __________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485; or
[  ]on __________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(3) 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, as amended, and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, the Registrant 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 Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, duly authorized, in the City of Milwaukee and State of Wisconsin, on the 7th day of November, 2018.

 

  INVESTMENT MANAGERS SERIES TRUST  
       
  By: /s/ Maureen Quill  
    Maureen Quill, President  

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, this Registration Statement has been signed on the 7th day of November, 2018, by the following persons in the capacities set forth below.

 

Signature   Title
     
   
Ashley Toomey Rabun   Trustee
     
   
William H. Young   Trustee
     
   
Charles H. Miller   Trustee
     
   
John P. Zader   Trustee
     
   
Eric M. Banhazl   Trustee
     
/s/ Maureen Quill    
Maureen Quill   President
     
/s/ Rita Dam    
Rita Dam   Treasurer

 

By /s/ Rita Dam  

Attorney-in-fact, pursuant to power of attorney previously filed with Post-Effective Amendment No. 558 on September 30, 2014.

 

 

 

 

 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit Exhibit No.
XBRL Instance Document EX-101.INS
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document EX-101.SCH
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase EX-101.CAL
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase EX-101.DEF
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase EX-101.LAB
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase EX-101.PRE