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: 31 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: 50,321,868 2.32% 60,165,938 2.77%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
13,002,561 0.60% 39,979 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 63,324,429 2.92% 60,205,917 2.78%

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 379 13.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 760 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 928 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,059 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,094 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,344 13.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,444 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,612 14.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,668 13.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,387 13.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,073 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,577 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,761 13.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,948 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,950 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,012 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,338 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,483 13.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,684 13.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,116 13.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,714 13.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,758 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,833 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,107 13.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,042 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,343 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,607 13.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,019 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,056 13.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,575 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,954 13.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,116 13.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,867 13.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,561 13.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,473 13.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,576 13.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 58,781 13.8131 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,263 13.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,349 13.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,390 14.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,000 14.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,891 13.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,377 13.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,783 13.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,263 13.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,000 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,286 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,753 13.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,200 13.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,826 13.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,249 13.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,000 14.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,219 13.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,387 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,673 13.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,661 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,000 14.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,788 13.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,879 13.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,160 13.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,982 13.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,657 13.8196 ZAR
ORD Sale 36,607 13.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 38,859 13.7809 ZAR
ORD Sale 56,880 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 64,676 13.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 72,390 13.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 90,237 13.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 154,514 13.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 158,759 1,383.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 414,238 13.7600 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: 1 Feb 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: 640521
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180201T125237+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED