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: 30 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: 50,787,075 2.34% 59,715,707 2.75%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
12,211,845 0.56% 39,979 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 62,998,920 2.90% 59,755,686 2.76%

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 681 13.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 694 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 695 13.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 760 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 897 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,046 13.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,120 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,213 13.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,590 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,738 13.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,621 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,544 13.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,800 13.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,800 13.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,380 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,732 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,947 13.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,593 13.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,670 13.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,279 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,461 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,013 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,892 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,470 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,477 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,353 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,184 13.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,635 13.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 49,928 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 73,940 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 76,521 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 85,025 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 86,981 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 103,489 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 393,394 13.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 697 14.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 701 13.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 799 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 958 14.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,248 14.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,353 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,475 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,488 14.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,600 14.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,659 14.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,883 13.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,900 14.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,916 14.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,611 13.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,716 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,001 13.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,086 14.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,723 13.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,332 14.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,390 13.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,532 14.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,958 14.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,896 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,040 13.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,169 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,349 14.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,723 13.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,489 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,506 14.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,844 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,974 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,301 13.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,924 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,600 13.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,437 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,705 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,462 13.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,498 14.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,641 13.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,821 14.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,868 13.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,297 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,832 13.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 38,745 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,759 13.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 53,419 13.8327 ZAR
ORD Sale 54,567 13.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 62,488 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 77,168 13.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 88,148 13.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 102,455 13.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 115,776 13.7222 ZAR
ORD Sale 200,492 13.7302 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: 31 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 AFRICA GROUP
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 640461
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180131T141634+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED