Randgold Resources Ld
17 May 2001
Pursuant to the Randgold Resources Share Option Scheme, options over 11 000
ordinary shares of US$0.10 each have been exercised. Accordingly, application
has been made to the UK Listing Authority and the London Stock Exchange for
these shares to be admitted to their Official Lists. These shares rank pari
passu with the existing issued shares of the company.