Randgold Resources: Directors' acquisition of shares replacement

Randgold Resources: Directors' acquisition of shares replacement 
JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS -- (Marketwire) -- 03/21/13 --  


 
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Randgold Resources Limited announces that the following amendment has
been made to the DIRECTORS' ACQUISITION OF SHARES announcement released
on 20 March 2013.
 
A correction has been made to the date 18 May 2012 in the first line of
(a) and the first line of (b). All other details remain unchanged.
 
RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
Incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands
Reg. No. 62686
LSE Trading Symbol: RRS
NASDAQ Trading Symbol: GOLD
("Randgold Resources" or the "Company")
 
DIRECTORS' ACQUISITION OF SHARES
 
London, 20 March 2013 - Randgold Resources announces the following
acquisition of shares in the Company, as required under DTR 3.1:
 
(a)  Dr D M Bristow, a director of the Company, acquired
     10,442 ordinary shares of the Company on 18 March 2013 at a price
     of US$82.37.
 
     Dr Bristow's shareholding in the Company is now 716,507 ordinary
     shares or 0.78% of the Company's current issued share capital.
 
(b)  Mr G P Shuttleworth, a director of the Company,
     acquired 4,452 ordinary shares of the Company on 18 March 2013 at a
     price of US$82.37.
 
     Mr Shuttleworth's shareholding in the Company is now 44,390
     ordinary shares or 0.05% of the Company's current issued share
     capital.
 
The above shares were acquired by Dr Bristow and Mr Shuttleworth in
line with the Randgold Resources Annual Bonus Plan which requires them
to invest one third of their 2012 annual bonus in shares of the Company
for a period of three years.
 
Randgold Resources Enquiries:
 
Chief Executive   Financial Director   Investor & Media Relations
 
Dr Mark Bristow   Graham Shuttleworth  Kathy du Plessis
 
+44 788 071 1386  +44 779 7711338      +44 20 7557 7738
 
+44 779 775 2288  +44 1534 735 333     Email: randgoldresources@dpapr.com
 
Website: www.randgoldresources.com
 
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