Form 8.3 - SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

LONDON--()--

FORM 8.3

PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY

A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE

Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)   Full name of discloser:   BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED
     
(b) Owner or controller of interest and short
  positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):  
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) If an exempt fund manager connected with an
offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of
  offeror/offeree:  
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 19 January 2018
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making YES:
disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? LONMIN PLC

2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)

Class of relevant security:       ORD            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 63,263,752 2.92% 61,426,409 2.83%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
25,628,106 1.18% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 88,891,858 4.10% 61,426,409 2.83%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open stock-settled derivative positions (including traded options), or agreements to purchase or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other employee options)

Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists:  
Details, including nature of the rights concerned and relevant percentages:  

3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

(a) Purchases and sales

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
ORD Purchase 874 15.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,085 15.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,439 15.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,814 15.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,570 15.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,680 15.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,729 15.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,773 15.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,035 15.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,105 15.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,419 15.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,033 15.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,990 15.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,016 15.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,728 15.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,200 15.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,820 15.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 57,512 15.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 121,485 15.5465 ZAR
ORD Sale 850 15.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,660 15.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,000 15.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,242 15.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,715 15.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,024 15.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,766 15.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,439 15.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,446 15.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,852 15.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,483 15.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,493 15.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,898 15.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,656 15.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,522 15.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,352 15.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,412 15.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,548 15.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,815 15.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,993 15.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,026 15.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,306 15.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,602 15.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,081 15.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,606 15.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,546 15.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,007 15.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,138 15.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,302 15.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,499 15.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,521 15.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,032 15.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,729 15.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,845 15.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 54,378 15.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 59,689 1,552.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 77,673 15.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 106,860 15.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 360,497 1,555.6300 ZAR

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. CFD

  Nature of dealing

e.g. opening/closing a long/short position, increasing/reducing a long/short position

  Number of reference securities   Price per unit

(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class of relevant security   Product description e.g. call option   Writing, purchasing, selling, varying etc.   Number of securities to which option relates   Exercise price per unit   Type

e.g. American, European etc.

  Expiry date   Option money paid/ received per unit

(ii) Exercise

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. call option

  Exercising/ exercised against   Number of securities   Exercise price per unit

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security   Nature of dealing

e.g. subscription, conversion

  Details   Price per unit (if applicable)

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing arrangements

Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the person making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:

Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the person making the disclosure and any other person relating to:

(i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or

(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 22 Jan 2018
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 639889
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180122T143458+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED