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: 01 February 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: 227,600 0.01% 1,605,768 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 438,196 0.02%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 434,200 0.02% 2,043,964 0.09%
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 4.6200 USD
ADR Purchase 400 4.6800 USD
ADR Purchase 700 4.6600 USD
ADR Purchase 1,200 4.6533 USD
ADR Purchase 2,937 4.6535 USD
ADR

Purchase

5,300 4.6608 USD
ADR Purchase 11,235 4.6453 USD
ADR Purchase 11,488 4.6325 USD
ADR Purchase 12,366 4.6400 USD
ADR Purchase 14,818 4.6078 USD
ADR Purchase 15,100 4.6493 USD
ADR Purchase 15,338 4.6437 USD
ADR Purchase 17,331 4.6508 USD
ADR Purchase 20,400 4.6523 USD
ADR Purchase 25,375 4.6604 USD
ADR Purchase 25,965 4.6663 USD
ADR Purchase 28,201 4.6525 USD
ADR Purchase 35,672 4.6526 USD
ADR Purchase 247,666 4.6152 USD
ADR Sale 200 4.7000 USD
ADR Sale 300 4.7066 USD
ADR Sale 2,863 4.7098 USD
ADR Sale 6,000 4.6455 USD
ADR Sale 9,200 4.6557 USD
ADR Sale 11,200 4.6494 USD
ADR Sale 14,400 4.6551 USD
ADR Sale 30,595 4.6284 USD
ADR Sale 36,400 4.5804 USD
ADR Sale 65,258 4.6331 USD
ADR Sale 66,861 4.6238 USD
ADR Sale 110,447 4.6150 USD
ADR Sale 137,968 4.6565 USD

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of   Product   Nature of dealing   Number of   Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
ORD CFD Long 15,742 13.7431 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 18,768 13.6826 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 31,404 13.4667 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 61,285 13.8632 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 94,347 13.7912 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 113,037 13.7425 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 152,052 13.8377 ZAR
ORD CFD Long 188,032 13.6798 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 3,908 13.5638 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 15,869 13.6661 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 18,850 13.9713 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 131,353 13.4897 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 161,779 13.4850 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 784,552 13.5649 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: 2 Feb 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.

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: 640632
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180202T145646+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC