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 PLC.
     
(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:       Ordinary npv            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 262,172 0.01% 1,620,592 0.08%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 750,356 0.03%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 468,772 0.02% 1,620,592 0.08%
Class of relevant security:       Convertible Bond XS1689727920            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 1,600,000 0.36% 0 0.00%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 1,600,000 0.36% 0 0.00%

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  
ADR Purchase 200 4.7100 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.6250 USD
ADR Purchase 300 4.6866 USD
ADR Purchase 350 4.6600 USD
ADR Purchase

400

4.6237 USD
ADR Purchase 876 4.6800 USD
ADR Purchase 900 4.6777 USD
ADR Purchase 1,106 4.6200 USD
ADR Purchase 1,400 4.6946 USD
ADR Purchase 1,473 4.6839 USD
ADR Purchase 8,400 4.6400 USD
ADR Purchase 11,600 4.6684 USD
ADR Purchase 14,794 4.6675 USD
ADR Purchase 19,723 4.6633 USD
ADR Purchase 23,800 4.6473 USD
ADR Purchase 31,100 4.6514 USD
ADR Purchase 54,500 4.6498 USD
ADR Purchase 68,854 4.6636 USD
ADR Purchase 99,589 4.6525 USD
ADR Purchase 381,929 4.6438 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.6700 USD
ADR Sale 300 4.6800 USD
ADR Sale 350 4.6600 USD
ADR Sale 600 4.6241 USD
ADR Sale 2,212 4.6200 USD
ADR Sale 5,100 4.6509 USD
ADR Sale 7,400 4.6610 USD
ADR Sale 8,400 4.6400 USD
ADR Sale 20,200 4.6482 USD
ADR Sale 24,539 4.6363 USD
ADR Sale 29,570 4.6413 USD
ADR Sale 47,500 4.6478 USD
ADR Sale 49,400 4.6497 USD
ADR Sale 141,709 4.6389 USD
ADR Sale 165,511 4.6490 USD
ADR Sale 219,709 4.6596 USD

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
Ordinary npv CFD Long 3,172 13.8744 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 6,796 13.6778 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 10,100 13.7455 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 34,964 13.9228 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 57,000 13.9208 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 71,409 13.7143 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 178,940 13.8508 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 568,067 13.8513 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 14,100 13.6786 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 48,276 13.8872 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 49,308 13.8474 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 124,935 13.6810 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 282,621 13.7391 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 621,912 13.7202 ZAR

(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 PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 640473
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180131T144110+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC