Anglo American Corporation of South Africa Limited
Incorporated in the Transvaal 25th September 1917 to acquire with mining properties in South Africa and Rhodesia. Controlled by Sir Ernest Oppenheimer.
Capital £1,000,000 in shares of £1. Increased in March 1920 to £2,000,000 and to £4,000,000 in May 1920 on acquisition of the Rand Selection Corporation Ltd. Capital reorganised in 1929 into 6% Cumulative Preference stock and Ordinary shares.