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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

12 FEB 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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: 46,320,056 2.14% 52,559,148 2.42%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
12,182,717 0.56% 15,305 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 58,502,773 2.70% 52,574,453 2.42%

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 116 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,330 12.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,400 12.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,731 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,241 12.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,900 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,317 12.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,346 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,524 12.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,991 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,141 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,729 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,782 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,028 12.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,229 12.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,526 12.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,000 12.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,480 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,169 12.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,374 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,565 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,337 12.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,028 12.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,303 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,710 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,400 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,600 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,160 12.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,562 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,335 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,403 12.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,599 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,815 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,199 12.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,169 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,133 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,746 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,671 12.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 47,830 12.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,906 12.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 56,686 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,854 12.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 226,444 12.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2 12.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 283 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 662 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 760 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 962 12.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,135 12.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,300 12.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,696 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,900 12.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,800 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,978 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,117 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,521 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,684 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,943 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,860 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,000 12.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,448 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,708 12.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,299 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,556 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,572 12.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,078 12.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,676 12.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,951 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,789 12.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,342 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,224 12.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,881 12.1246 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,167 12.0934 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,879 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 43,063 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 50,104 12.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 74,068 12.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 201,023 12.1764 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,625,689 12.2700 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:  

13 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 and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: 641141
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180213T121424+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED