AngloGold Ashanti has completed its corporate restructuring, with a primary listing of its shares on the NYSE and a corporate domicile in the UK.
The corporate restructuring was first announced on 12 May of this year and approved by the shareholders of the company on 18 August.
“The move of our primary listing to the NYSE provides us with improved access to the world’s largest capital market and places us alongside the industry’s highest-valued gold companies,” said CEO Alberto Calderon.
“This signifies an important new era for us strengthening our corporate infrastructure as we continue to focus on taking performance from our world class asset base to the next level.”
The ordinary shares of commenced trading on the NYSE 25 September 2023, maintaining the ticker symbol AU. Trading in the AngloGold Ashanti Limited American Depositary Shares (ADSs) on the NYSE ceased at the close of market on 22 September 2023 and the AngloGold Ashanti Limited ADS program has been terminated.
The company remains committed to the JSE and A2X in South Africa and the GhSE in Ghana on which it has maintained secondary listings. The ordinary shares commenced trading on the JSE and A2X on 20 September 2023, maintaining the ticker symbol ANG. The ordinary shares and Ghanaian Depositary Shares of the company will commence trading on the GhSE, maintaining the ticker symbols AGA and AAD, respectively, on 26 September 2023.
The AngloGold Ashanti group is now headquartered in Denver, Colorado and retains a substantial corporate office in Johannesburg.