Newmont Mining Corporation
, based in Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA, is an American mining company that traces its roots to the diversified holding company William Boyce Thompson established in 1916. Incorporated in 1921, it has active gold mines in Nevada, Australia, Ghana, Peru, and Suriname. Holdings include Santa Fe Gold, Battle Mountain Gold, Normandy Mining, Franco-Nevada Corp and Fronteer Gold. Newmont also has many joint venture relationships. Newmont is the world's second-largest producer of gold. On January 14, 2019, Newmont successfully arranged a merger acquisition of Goldcorp, the world’s fourth-largest producer of gold, with the merged “Newmont Goldcorp” to be the world’s largest producer once the transaction is complete. In addition to gold, Newmont mines copper and silver.