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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

29 Jan 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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: 50,754,724 2.34% 59,597,500 2.75%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
12,092,387 0.56% 39,979 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 62,847,111 2.90% 59,637,479 2.75%

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 106 14.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 577 14.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 902 14.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,491 14.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,195 14.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,484 14.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,639 14.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,707 14.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,753 14.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,595 14.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,092 14.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,215 14.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,776 14.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,000 14.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,219 14.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,066 14.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,732 14.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,437 14.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,260 14.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,959 14.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,946 14.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,084 14.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,368 14.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,110 14.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,421 14.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,378 14.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,273 14.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,494 14.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,728 14.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 54,196 14.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 61,661 14.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 69,902 14.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 256,883 14.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 87 15.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 458 14.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 917 14.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,003 14.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,520 14.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,523 14.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,600 14.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,693 14.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,723 14.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,472 14.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,750 14.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,537 14.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,872 14.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,951 14.4496 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,254 14.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,000 14.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,015 14.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,051 14.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,318 14.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,410 14.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,298 15.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,685 14.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,852 14.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,880 14.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,126 14.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,650 14.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,902 14.5833 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,870 14.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,646 14.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,333 14.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 48,627 14.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,231 14.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 81,288 14.7515 ZAR
ORD Sale 225,290 14.4500 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:  

30 Jan 2018

Contact name:

Femi Badmos

Telephone number:

020 3555 1125

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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 AFRICA GROUP
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 640400
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180130T145632+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED