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: 05 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:       ORD            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 49,800,560 2.30% 58,388,216 2.69%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
11,734,564 0.54% 39,979 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 61,535,124 2.84% 58,428,195 2.69%

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 4,400 13.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,429 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,500 13.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,600 13.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,066 12.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,565 13.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,119 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,332 12.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,812 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,973 13.2210 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,377 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,565 13.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,260 13.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,124 13.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,567 13.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,917 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,671 12.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,603 13.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,751 13.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,054 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,182 13.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,263 13.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,000 13.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,523 13.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,699 13.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,394 13.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,531 13.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,532 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 41,952 13.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,157 13.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 47,941 13.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 62,422 13.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 65,589 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 87,116 13.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 96,585 12.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 110,588 13.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 115,130 13.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 138,070 13.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 177,044 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 177,649 13.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 178,608 13.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 187,805 13.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 210,493 13.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 460 13.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 480 13.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,228 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,234 13.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,235 13.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,242 13.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,400 13.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,627 13.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,105 13.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,600 13.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,348 13.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,822 13.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,000 13.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,982 13.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 47,716 13.1396 ZAR
ORD Sale 57,482 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 264,695 13.1903 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: 6 Feb 2018
Contact name: Elise Tang
Telephone number: 0207 1163 001

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: 640778
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180206T143617+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED