Cains advises AngloGold Ashanti Holdings plc in relation to US$1,250,000,000 notes issue

Cains acted as Isle of Man legal advisers to AngloGold Ashanti Holdings plc in relation to its recent issue of US$1,250,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 8.500% notes due 2020, guaranteed by AngloGold Ashanti Limited and listed on the New York Stock Exchange, as well as in respect of its tender offer to purchase any or all of the outstanding 3.50% guaranteed convertible bonds due 2014 of AngloGold Ashanti Holdings Finance plc. The Cains’ team was lead by Richard Vanderplank.