485BPOS 1 a19-18667_1485bpos.htm 485BPOS

 

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on September 24, 2019

 

1933 Act File No. 333-150525

1940 Act File No. 811-22201

 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C.  20549

 

FORM N-1A

 

 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933

x

 

Pre-Effective Amendment No.

o

 

Post-Effective Amendment No.

248

 

x

 

and/or

 

 

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940

x

 

Amendment No.

250

 

x

 

(Check appropriate box or boxes.)

 

DIREXION SHARES ETF TRUST

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

 

1301 Avenue of the Americas (6th Avenue), 28th Floor

New York, New York 10019

(Address of Principal Executive Office) (Zip Code)

 

Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code: (646) 572-3390

 

Daniel D. O’Neill

1301 Avenue of the Americas (6th Avenue), 28th Floor

New York, New York 10019

(Name and Address of Agent for Service)

 

Copy to:

 

Angela Brickl

 

Stacy L. Fuller

Rafferty Asset Management, LLC

 

K&L Gates LLP

1301 Avenue of the Americas (6th Avenue)
28th Floor

 

1601 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

New York, NY 10019

 

 

 

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

 

x          immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)

o            on (date) pursuant to paragraph (b)

o            60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)

o            on (date) pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)

o            75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)

o            on (date) 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

 

This amendment is being filed solely to submit exhibits containing risk/return summary information in interactive data format that is identical to the risk/return information contained in the Registrant’s prospectus that was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in Post-Effective Amendment No. 247 to the Registrant’s registration statement on September 13, 2019.

 


 

SIGNATURES

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended, the Registrant certifies that this Post-Effective Amendment No. 248 to its Registration Statement meets all the requirements for effectiveness pursuant to Rule 485(b) of the Securities Act, and the Registrant has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment No. 248 to its Registration Statement on Form N-1A 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 September 24, 2019.

 

 

DIREXION SHARES ETF TRUST

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Patrick J. Rudnick*

 

 

Patrick J. Rudnick

 

 

Principal Executive Officer

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, this Post-Effective Amendment No. 248 to its Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.

 

Signature

 

Title

 

Date

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Daniel D. O’Neill*

 

Chairman of the Board

 

September 24, 2019

Daniel D. O’Neill

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Gerald E. Shanley III*

 

Trustee

 

September 24, 2019

Gerald E. Shanley III

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ John Weisser*

 

Trustee

 

September 24, 2019

John Weisser

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Jacob C. Gaffey*

 

Trustee

 

September 24, 2019

Jacob C. Gaffey

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ David L. Driscoll*

 

Trustee

 

September 24, 2019

David L. Driscoll

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Henry W. Mulholland*

 

Trustee

 

September 24, 2019

Henry W. Mulholland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Patrick J. Rudnick*

 

Principal Financial Officer and Principal Executive Officer

 

September 24, 2019

Patrick J. Rudnick

 

 

 

 

*By:

/s/ Angela Brickl

 

 

 

 

 

Attorney-In-Fact pursuant to the Power of Attorney filed with Post-Effective Amendment No. 243 to the Trust’s Registration Statement filed with the SEC on June 10, 2019.

 


 

EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit

 

Exhibit No.

 

 

 

Instance Document

 

EX-101.INS

 

 

 

Schema Document

 

EX-101.SCH

 

 

 

Calculation Linkbase Document

 

EX-101.CAL

 

 

 

Definition Linkbase Document

 

EX-101.DEF

 

 

 

Label Linkbase Document

 

EX-101.LAB

 

 

 

Presentation Linkbase Document

 

EX-101.PRE