SOURCE: AngloGold Ashanti

AngloGold Ashanti

March 29, 2011 06:00 ET

AngloGold Ashanti Publishes Its Suite of 2010 Annual Reports

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - March 29, 2011) - AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) is pleased to announce that it has today, Tuesday, 29 March 2011, published the group's complete suite of reports for the financial year ended 31 December 2010. The posting to shareholders of the Annual Review commenced today.

The annual financial statements forming part of this report contain no material modifications to the results for the year ended 31 December 2010 which were published on 17 February 2011. Ernst & Young audited the annual financial statements and their unqualified report is available for inspection at the registered office of the company.

The Annual General Meeting of the company will be held at The Auditorium, 76 Jeppe Street, Newtown, Johannesburg, South Africa, on Wednesday, 11 May 2011, at 11:00 (SA time) to transact the business as stated in the notice of the annual general meeting.

AngloGold Ashanti's suite of 2010 annual reports includes:

--  Annual Financial Statements 2010
--  Mineral Resource and Ore Reserve Report 2010
--  Sustainability Report 2010
--  Annual Review 2010
--  Notice of Annual General Meeting

These reports and documents communicate all relevant aspects of AngloGold Ashanti's operating, sustainability and financial performance for the 2010 financial year, from 1 January 2010 to 31 December 2010 and are available at www.aga-reports.com

Certain statements made in this communication, including, without
limitation, those concerning the economic outlook for the gold mining
industry, expectations regarding gold prices, production, cash costs and
other operating results, growth prospects and outlook of AngloGold
Ashanti's operations, individually or in the aggregate, including the
completion and commencement of commercial operations of certain of
AngloGold Ashanti's exploration and production projects, the completion of
announced mergers and acquisitions transactions, AngloGold Ashanti's
liquidity and capital resources, and expenditure and the outcome and
consequences of any litigation proceedings or environmental issues, contain
certain forward-looking statements regarding AngloGold Ashanti's
operations, economic performance and financial condition. Although
AngloGold Ashanti believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-
looking statements are reasonable, no assurance can be given that such
expectations will prove to have been correct. Accordingly, results could
differ materially from those set out in the forward-looking statements as a
result of, among other factors, changes in economic and market conditions,
success of business and operating initiatives, changes in the regulatory
environment and other government actions including environmental approvals
and actions, fluctuations in gold prices and exchange rates, and business
and operational risk management. For a discussion of certain of these
factors, refer to AngloGold Ashanti's annual report for the year ended 31
December 2010, which was distributed to shareholders on 29 March 2011.  The
company's 2009 annual report on Form 20-F, was filed with the Securities
and Exchange Commission in the United States on April 19, 2010 and as
amended on May 18, 2010. AngloGold Ashanti undertakes no obligation to
update publicly or release any revisions to these forward-looking
statements to reflect events or circumstances after today's date or to
reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.  All subsequent written or
oral forward-looking statements attributable to AngloGold Ashanti or any
person acting on its behalf are qualified by the cautionary statements
herein.

AngloGold Ashanti posts information that is important to investors on the
main page of its website at www.anglogoldashanti.com and under the
"Investors" tab on the main page.  This information is updated regularly.
Investors should visit this website to obtain important information about
AngloGold Ashanti.

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