Business Update

Monthly Operational Market Update – 31 March 2018

Gemfields shareholders are advised that the Company has released information about its business related and operational results and financial position up to and including March 2018. The figures have been produced on a monthly-basis for both Gemfields’ 75% owned Kagem emerald mine and Fabergé – the iconic luxury brand. Gemfields will follow up with its Montepuez ruby mine figures in due course.

Notice of Interim Results

Gemfields plc (AIM: GEM) will be reporting its interim results for the six month period ending 31 December 2014 at 07:00 Greenwich Mean Time (“GMT”) on Monday 9 March 2015.

Jupiter announces a US$42 million share buy-back; Pallinghurst stands to receive a further ZAR94 million

Jupiter Mines Limited (“Jupiter”) has announced the indicative terms of an off-market equal access share buy- back (“Buy-Back”) pursuant to which it intends to return US$42 million to its shareholders. All Jupiter shareholders are to be made an equal offer to have 5.82% of their Jupiter shares repurchased, at a price of US$0.35 per Jupiter share. Pallinghurst owns approximately 18.4% of Jupiter and stands to receive almost US$8 million (ZAR94 million) in March 2018.

Notification of change in auditor

Pallinghurst shareholders are advised in terms of paragraph 3.78 of the JSE Listings Requirements that BDO LLP have been appointed as the Company’s external auditors for the financial year ending 31 December 2017, with Mr Scott Knight as the designated audit partner, replacing Saffery Champness Chartered Accountants (“Saffery Champness”).

Pallinghurst business update

Integration of Gemfields complete. Early but significant turn-around achieved. Six key strategic priorities are being pursued; and Pallinghurst share buy-back approved.