Form 485BPOS ALPINE EQUITY TRUST

Post-effective amendment

What is Form 485BPOS?
  • Accession No.: 0001398344-15-001886 Act: 33 File No.: 033-25378 Film No.: 15711855
  • CIK: 0000842436
  • Submitted: 2015-03-19

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As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 19, 2015
Securities Act File No. 033-25378
Investment Company Act File No. 811-05684

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
[X]
Pre-Effective Amendment No.
[   ]
Post-Effective Amendment No. 53
[X]
and
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
[X]
Amendment No. 53
[X]

ALPINE EQUITY TRUST
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

2500 Westchester Avenue, Suite 215
Purchase, New York 10577
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

1-888-785-5578
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

Samuel A. Lieber
Alpine Woods Capital Investors, LLC
2500 Westchester Avenue, Suite 215
Purchase, New York 10577
(Name and address of Agent for Service)

Copy to:
Rose F. DiMartino, Esq.
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, New York 10019
Approximate Date of Proposed Public Offering:

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

[X]
immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
[   ]
on _____________ pursuant to paragraph (b)
[   ]
60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
[   ]
on _____________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
[   ]
75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)
[   ]
on _____________ 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.
 
 
 

 
 
EXPLANATORY NOTE
This Post-Effective Amendment No. 53 to the Trust's Registration Statement on Form N-1A is filed for the sole purpose of submitting the XBRL exhibits for the risk/return summary first provided in Post-Effective Amendment No. 52 filed February 27, 2015 and incorporates Parts A, B and C from said amendment.

 
 

 

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, Alpine Equity Trust, certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement under Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Purchase and State of New York on the 19th day of March, 2015.

ALPINE EQUITY TRUST

By:
/s/ Samuel A. Lieber
 
 
Samuel A. Lieber, President
 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, this Post-Effective Amendment to its Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities indicated below on March 19, 2015.

Signature
 
Title
     
/s/ Samuel A. Lieber
 
President and Trustee
Samuel A. Lieber
   
     
Eleanor T.M. Hoagland**
 
Trustee
Eleanor T.M. Hoagland
   
     
H. Guy Leibler*
 
Trustee
H. Guy Leibler
   
     
Jeffrey E. Wacksman*
 
Trustee
Jeffrey E. Wacksman
   
     
James A. Jacobson*
 
Trustee
James A. Jacobson
   

*By:
/s/ Samuel A. Lieber
 
 
Samuel A. Lieber
Attorney-in-Fact pursuant to
Power of Attorney
 

*
Pursuant to Power of Attorney incorporated by reference to Registrant’s Post-Effective Amendment No. 40 to Registrant’s Registration Statement on Form N-1A (Registrant’s File Nos. 33-25378 and 811-05684) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 29, 2010.

**
Attorney-in-Fact pursuant to Power of Attorney dated December 19, 2012, previously filed as an Exhibit to the Registrant’s Post-Effective Amendment No. 48 to the Registration Statement filed on February 28, 2013 and incorporated herein by reference.

 
 

 
 
ALPINE EQUITY TRUST

EXHIBIT INDEX
 
Exhibit No.
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
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