SOURCE: AngloGold Ashanti

April 21, 2008 09:09 ET

AngloGold Ashanti Quarter 1' 2008 Results Presentation and Conference Call Details

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - April 21, 2008) - AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) will release its first quarter results on 6 May 2008.

Presentation details

Time: 09h00 (South Africa)
Venue: AngloGold Ashanti Corporate Office
Address: 76 Jeppe Street, Newtown

The live presentation will be webcast and made available on the AngloGold Ashanti website www.anglogoldashanti.com.

Conference call details

An international earnings conference call will take place on 6 May 2008 at 15h00 South Africa time (New York: 09h00; UK: 14h00; Sydney: 23h00). Participants can access the call by dialing one of the following numbers and referencing 'AngloGold Ashanti.'

From North America:
Toll            1 412 858 4600
Toll-free       1800 860 2442

From the UK:
Toll            020 7107 0611
Toll-free       0800 917 7042

From Australia:
Toll-free       1800 350 100

From South Africa:
Toll            011 535 3600
Toll-free       0800 200 648

Conference call replay details

A replay will be available two hours after the call on 6 May through to 16 May 2008. To access the replay, dial one of the following numbers and reference the playback code 2645:

From North America:
Toll            1 412 317 0088
Toll-free       1 877 344 7529

From the UK:
Toll-free       0808 234 6771

From Australia:
Toll-free       1800 091 250

From South Africa:
Toll            011 305 2030

As usual, a live webcast of the conference call, as well as the company's full quarterly results, will be available on www.anglogoldashanti.com

Certain statements made during 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 the outlook of AngloGold
Ashanti's operations including the completion and commencement of
commercial operations of certain of AngloGold Ashanti's exploration and
production projects, and its liquidity and capital resources and
expenditure, 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, fluctuations in
gold prices and exchange rates, and business and operational risk
management. For a discussion of such factors, refer to AngloGold Ashanti's
annual report for the year ended 31 December 2007, which was distributed to
shareholders on 31 March 2008.  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.

In connection with the proposed merger transaction involving AngloGold
Ashanti and Golden Cycle Gold Corporation, AngloGold Ashanti has filed with
the SEC a registration statement on Form F-4 and GCGC will mail a proxy
statement/prospectus to its stockholders, and each will be filing other
documents regarding the proposed transaction with the U.S. Securities and
Exchange Commission ("SEC") as well. BEFORE MAKING ANY VOTING OR INVESTMENT
DECISION, INVESTORS ARE URGED TO READ THE PROXY STATEMENT/PROSPECTUS
REGARDING THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENTS
CAREFULLY WHEN THEY BECOME AVAILABLE BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT
INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROPOSED TRANSACTION. The final proxy
statement/prospectus will be mailed to GCGC's stockholders. Stockholders
will be able to obtain a free copy of the proxy statement/prospectus, as
well as other filings containing information about AngloGold Ashanti and
GCGC, without charge, at the SEC's Internet site (http://www.sec.gov).
Copies of the proxy statement/prospectus and the filings with the SEC that
will be incorporated by reference in the proxy statement/prospectus can
also be obtained, without charge, by directing a request to AngloGold
Ashanti, 76 Jeppe Street, Newtown, Johannesburg, 2001 (PO Box 62117,
Marshalltown, 2107) South Africa, Attention: Investor Relations, +27 11 637
6385, or to Golden Cycle Gold Corporation, 1515 S. Tejon, Suite 201,
Colorado Springs, CO 80906, Attention: Chief Executive Officer, (719) 471-
9013.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Himesh Persotam
    Telephone: +27 (0) 11 637 6647
    Mobile: +27 (0) 82 339 3890
    Email: Email Contact