Barrick Gold Corporation
NYSE : ABX
TSX : ABX

Barrick Gold Corporation

June 16, 2009 14:23 ET

Notice to Holders of Cadence Energy 4.75% Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 16, 2009) -

All amounts expressed in Cdn. dollars unless otherwise indicated

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSX:ABX) announced today that, pursuant to the terms of Cadence Energy 4.75% Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures due 2012 (the "Debentures") (CDS.DB), upon compliance with the terms and conditions of the Debentures, in connection with the previously announced payment of regular dividends on the common shares of Barrick Gold Corporation (the "Barrick Shares"), the Debentures are convertible from and after June 16, 2009 into Barrick Shares at a rate of 19.01 Barrick Shares for each $1,000 principal amount of Debentures (subject to further adjustment in accordance with the indenture governing the terms of the Debentures).

Barrick's vision is to be the world's best gold company by finding, acquiring, developing and producing quality reserves in a safe, profitable and socially responsible manner.

Contact Information

  • INVESTOR CONTACT: Deni Nicoski
    Vice President, Investor Relations
    (416) 307-7410
    Email: dnicoski@barrick.com

    or

    MEDIA CONTACT: Vincent Borg
    Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications
    (416) 307-7477
    Email: vborg@barrick.com