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Randgold Resources Ld: Notification of major interest in shares

Randgold Resources Ld: Notification of major interest in shares 
JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/13 --  Randgold
Resources Ld (NASDAQ: GOLD) (LSE: RRS) *T 
RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
Incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands
Reg. No. 62686
LSE Trading Symbol: RRS
Nasdaq Trading Symbol: GOLD 
London, 16 July 2013 
TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi 
1. Identity of the issuer
or the underlying issuer
of existing shares to which                Randgold Resources Limited
voting rights are attached: ii 
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          BlackRock, Inc.
notification obligation: iii 
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                 11th July 2013
reached: v 
6. Date on which issuer notified:                 15th July 2013 
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or        Holding has gone above 15%
reached: vi, vii 
8. Notified details: 
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix 
Class/type of shares        Situation previous to the triggering
if possible using the       transaction
ISIN CODE rights            Number of shares    Number of Voting Rights 
GB00B01C3S32                13,754,962          13,754,962 
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction 
Number of shares      Number of voting rights      % of voting rights x
Direct                Direct    Indirect           Direct    Indirect 
N/A                   N/A       14,060,434         N/A       15.25% 
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction 
Type of financial    Expiration date xiii    Excercise/Conversation
instrument                                   Period xiv 
Number of voting rights that may be          % of voting rights
acquired if the instrument is
excercised/converted 
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying
Financial Instruments xv, xvi 
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction 
Type of financial    Exercise price    Expiration date xvii
instrument 
CFD 
Exercise/         Number of voting       % of voting rights xix, xx
Conversion        rights instrument
period xviii      refers to 
30,058                 Nominal         Delta 
0.03%           0.03% 
Total (A+B+C) 
Number of voting rights                    Percentage of voting rights
14,090,492                                 15.28% 
9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and
/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi 
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited -14,090,492 (15.28%) 
Proxy Voting: 
10. Name of the proxy holder: 
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease to hold: 
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold voting rights: 
13. Additional information:               BlackRock Regulatory Threshold 
Reporting Team 
14. Contact name:                         Duncan Murray 
15. Contact telephone number:             020 7743 3334 
Annex: Notification of major interests
in share 
A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification
obligation 
Full name
(including legal form of                  BlackRock, Inc.
legal entities)
(Contact address                          55 East 52nd Street,
(registered office for legal entities)    New York, NY 10055 
United States of America 
Phone number & email                      020 7743 3334 
EMEAdisclsoure@blackrock.com 
Other useful information
(at least legal representative for        Duncan Murray
legal persons) 
B: Identity of the notifier,
if applicable 
Full name                                 Martin Welsh 
Contact address                           Randgold Resources Limited 
3rd Floor, Unity Chambers 
28 Halkett Street 
St. Helier 
Jersey 
JE2 4WJ 
Phone number & email                      +44 1534 735 333 
martin.welsh@randgold.com 
Other useful information
(e.g. functional relationship with the
person or legal entity subject to the
notification obligation) 
C: Additional information 
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The company news service from the London Stock Exchange 
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