Top-ranked gold company; Followed by being named one of JUST 100 of America’s Most JUST Companies
DENVER, February 03, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT), the world’s premier gold mining company, has been recognized as one of the FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies. The in-depth annual global survey of more than 3,800 executives, directors and securities analysts identifies the companies with the best reputations within their industry.
Newmont has achieved excellent scores in the areas of social responsibility, quality of management and global competitiveness.
“This recognition validates our commitment to our purpose, to create value through sustainable and responsible mining. ESG is woven into the fabric of our business and is fundamental to how we operate,” said Tom Palmer, President and CEO of Newmont. “We are constantly learning and evolving, to create a culture where doing what is right determines how we operate. Our staff and leadership team set high standards of accountability to deliver strong environmental and social performance while creating value for money. value to all of our stakeholders.”
FORTUNE’s ranking as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies follows Newmont’s nomination by JUST Capital, in association with CNBC, as one of America’s JUSTEST Companies. Newmont is included in the JUST 100 and named an industry leader for 2022, ranking above the industry average in the areas of workers, communities, environment, shareholders and governance. Newmont was also recently included in the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, for the fourth consecutive year, which tracks public companies committed to disclosing their efforts to support gender equality.
At the end of 2021, Newmont was listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability™ World Index (DJSI World) as a co-leader in the mining industry and was the top gold miner for the seventh consecutive year. Newmont’s inclusion in the index marked the 14and consecutive year, he had been selected for the DJSI World.
Newmont is the world’s leading gold mining company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s portfolio of world-class assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The company is an industry leader in value creation, backed by strong safety standards, superior execution and technical expertise. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.
At Newmont, our goal is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. To learn more about Newmont’s sustainability strategy and initiatives, see our annual sustainability report at www.newmont.com.
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