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  • Gold Fields Limited was formed in London during Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee
  • Gold Fields Limited set up its first office in Doornfontein, Johannesburg
  • Gold Fields Limited was founded by the imperialist businessman, Cecil John Rhodes, 135 years ago in South Africa in the middle of the gold rush

One of the things investors need to know about Gold Fields Limited is that it is one of those institutions that represent Cecil John Rhodes’ legacy.
The company was founded by the imperialist businessman 135 years ago in South Africa in the middle of the gold rush that built the country as we know it.

No political or racial inferences should be made, however, as it is a standalone business that has no relationship today with the late businessman. The company was formed in London during Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee and set up its first office in Doornfontein, Johannesburg.

The company has …