Media releases

12 September 2019

Ergo offers 2020 bursaries for local students

Johannesburg, South Africa. 12 September 2019. Ergo Mining, a subsidiary of DRDGOLD, is offering bursaries to first- and second-year students living within 15 kilometres of its operations in Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni, for study in certain fields at South African tertiary institutions in 2020.

03 September 2019

Notification of change of company secretary

In accordance with paragraph 3.59 of the JSE Limited Listings Requirements, DRDGOLD shareholders are advised that Ms Elise Beukes has been appointed as company secretary of the Company with effect from 1 October 2019

03 September 2019

DRDGOLD bucks industry trend, declares threefold dividend increase

DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD) has declared a dividend of 20 SA cents per share for the financial year ended 30 June 2019 – a threefold increase on that declared for FY2018 and marking 12 consecutive years of dividend yield.

27 August 2019

Trading statement for the year ended 30 June 2019

Johannesburg, South Africa. 27 August 2019. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD) said in a trading statement released today that it expects to report earnings per share (EPS) of between 11.65 and 11.95 cents for the financial year ended 30 June 2019 compared to 1.5 cents for FY2018.

26 June 2019

Update regarding the disposal of the mineral interests and option granted to dispose of the related mining infrastructure of East Rand Proprietary Mines Limited

DRDGOLD shareholders are referred to the announcement published on SENS on 26 February 2019 (“Announcement”) in respect of the disposal of the mineral interests.

07 May 2019

DRDGOLD reports 15% rise in gold production, doubling of EBITDA

DRDGOLD Limited, in an update for the quarter ended 31 March 2019 released today, reports a 15% quarter-on-quarter rise in gold production to 1 279kg.

06 May 2019

DRDGOLD appoints independent non-executive director

DRDGOLD Limited has announced the appointment of Ms Prudence Lebina as an independent non-executive director of the company with effect from 3 May 2019.

02 May 2019

Mark Wellesley-Wood

The Board of Directors and Executive of DRDGOLD Limited note with sadness the sudden and untimely passing of Mark Wellesley-Wood, a former Chief Executive Officer of the company.

13 February 2019

Lower gold production due to power outages; but new project off to “flying start”

DRDGOLD Limited says it lost around 49kg of gold production in the first half of FY2019 as a direct consequence of power supply disruptions.

01 February 2019

Operating update for the quarter ended 31 December 2018 and trading statement for the six months ended 31 December 2018

The operating update of the Company for the quarter ended 31 December 2018 is as follows: