SOURCE: Randgold Resources

February 12, 2016 04:14 ET

Randgold Resources: Notification of Major Interest in Shares

JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS--(Marketwired - Feb 12, 2016) - Randgold Resources Limited (LSE: RRS) (NASDAQ: GOLD)

RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
Incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands
Reg. No. 62686
LSE Trading Symbol: RRS
NASDAQ Trading Symbol: GOLD
("Randgold Resources" or the "Company")

Jersey, Channel Islands, 12 February 2016

 
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARES i
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which voting rights are
attached:
ii
Randgold Resources Limited
2. Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):  
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights X
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached ¨
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to qualifying financial instruments ¨
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights ¨
Other (please specify): ¨
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the
notification obligation:
iii
BlackRock, Inc.
4. Full name of shareholder(s)
 (if different from 3.): iv
 
5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or
reached:
v
10 February, 2016
6. Date on which issuer notified: 11 February, 2016
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or
reached:
vi, vii
Total holding for BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited has gone above 10%
Total holdings in BlackRock, Inc. remain above 15%
   

RANDGOLD RESOURCES ENQUIRIES:

Chief Executive
Mark Bristow
+44 788 071 1386
+44 779 775 2288
Financial Director
Graham Shuttleworth
+44 1534 735 333
+44 779 771 1338
Investor & Media Relations
Kathy du Plessis
+44 20 7557 7738
Email: randgold@dpapr.com

Website: www.randgoldresources.com

Please click on the following link to view the full announcement

http://www.rns-pdf.londonstockexchange.com/rns/8916O_1-2016-2-12.pdf

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