Randgold Resources Limited: Notification of major interest in shares

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RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
Incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands
Reg. No. 62686
LSE Trading Symbol: RRS
Nasdaq Trading Symbol: GOLD

("Randgold Resources" or the "Company")


London, 4 April 2013

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi


1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying
issuer of existing shares to which voting Randgold Resources
rights are attached: ii 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 FMR LLC
notification obligation: iii

4. Full name of shareholder(s) (if See Section 9
different from 3.):iv

5. Date of the transaction and date on
which the threshold is crossed or reached: 28 March 2013
v

6. Date on which issuer notified: 2 April 2013

7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or 5 %
reached: vi, vii

8. Notified details:

A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix

Class/type Situation previous
of shares to the triggering
if possible transaction
using the
ISIN CODE
Number of Number of
Shares voting

GB00B01C3S32 4,614,490 4,614,490


Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Number of Number of voting %of voting rights
Shares rights

Indirect Direct Indirect Direct Indirect

4,604,490 N/A 4,604,490 N/A 4.99%



C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying
Financial Instruments xv, xvi

Resulting situation after the triggering transaction

Type of financial Exercise Expiration Excercise/Conversion
instrument price date xvii period


Number of voting rights % of voting rights
instrument refers to Nominal Delta
Total (A+B+C)

Number of voting rights Percentage of voting rights
4,604,490 4.99

9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and
/or the financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi



Sum of Factored
Shares Held

Custodian Advisor Total

CROSBY ADVISORS-CROSBY ADVISORS, A 37,400
SERVICE OF STRATEGIC ADVISORS,

BANK OF NEW YORK FMRC-FIDELITY MANAGEMENT & RESEARCH 60
MELLON COMPANY INC.

BROWN BROTHERS FMR-FIDELITY MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 1,296,095
HARRIMAN AND CO

PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     2,800

PGATC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS TRUST 90,900
COMPANY

CIBC MELLON TRUST FIDELITY INVTS-FIDELITY INVESTMENTS 81,100
© CANADA

PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     3,900

CITIBANK NA © FMR-FIDELITY MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 253,423

GOLDMAN SACHS AND PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     -500
CO

JPMORGAN CHASE BANK FMR-FIDELITY MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 43,458

PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     25,400

PGATC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS TRUST 7,602
COMPANY

MELLON BANK NA © PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     5,300

PGATC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS TRUST 11,900
COMPANY

SAI-STRATEGIC ADVISERS GROUP 23,459

NATIONAL BANK TRUST FIDELITY INVTS-FIDELITY INVESTMENTS 3,800
© CANADA

NORTHERN TRUST CO FMR-FIDELITY MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 977,133
©

PGATC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS TRUST 8,200
COMPANY

ROYAL TRUST- FIDELITY INVTS-FIDELITY INVESTMENTS 10,700
TORONTO © CANADA

PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     3,200

STATE STREET BANK FMR-FIDELITY MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 840,960
AND TR CO

PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     827,200

PGATC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS TRUST 41,600
COMPANY

SAI-STRATEGIC ADVISERS GROUP 5,300

US BANK NA © PGALLC-PYRAMIS GLOBAL ADVISORS, LLC.     4,100

Grand Total 4,604,490


Proxy Voting:

10. Name of the proxy holder: FMR LLC

11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will 10,000
dispose:

12. Date on which proxy holder will dispose of 28 March 2013
voting rights:

13. Additional information: None

14. Contact name: Sally-Ann Hatton

15. Contact telephone number: fil-regreporting@fil.com ,
01737 837148

Annex: Notification of major interests in share

A: Identity of the persons or legal entity subject to the notification
obligation

Full name FMR LLC
(including legal form of legal
entities)

Contact address 82 Devonshire Street, Boston,
(registered office for legal Massachusetts 02109 United
entities) States of America
Phone number & email 01737 837148 /
fil-regreporting@fil.com

Other useful information Sally-Ann Hatton
(at least legal representative for
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@randgoldresources
.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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