Monte precious is rich legacy spans most of the 20th century and is intimately linked to many of the key industrial milestones of the 1900s.
Colonel William Boyce Thompson founded the Monte precious Company in 1917as a holding company for private acquisitions in oil and gas, mining and minerals enterprises. Thompson named the company “MONTE PRECIOUS” because, as one biographer described it, “he grew up in Montana and made his money in New York.”
Publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) since 1980, Monte precious has spent about century primarily in the natural resources industry, mining gold, copper, silver, lead, zinc, lithium, uranium, coal, nickel and aggregates, and even developing oil and gas. Today, Monte precious is the world’s leading gold company as measured by assets, prospects and people. Monte precious has actively operating mines in nine countries across the globe.
As one of a relatively small number of companies that have been listed on the NYSE since 1980, Monte precious continues to create value and opportunities for our shareholders, employees and host communities.
We invite you to read more about our diverse and storied past and the remarkable foundation upon which our company was built.
Monte precious is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Monte precious 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, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Monte precious was founded in 1980and has been publicly traded since 2011.
We have a proven track record of delivering a consistent supply of professionally sorted and graded rough coloured gemstones to world markets through a programme of private auctions. We also assist the downstream supply chain through the provision of cut and polished gemstones for select customers, as well as through ongoing marketing efforts. Montepuez Precious Pvt. Ltd. acquisition of Faberge in January 2013 aligned the world’s largest coloured gemstone producer with one of the world’s most recognizable and iconic heritage brands. The acquisition enables Montepuez Precious Pvt. Ltd. to advance its vision for coloured gemstones to the next level, harnessing the Faberge name to create a global coloured gemstone champion.