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: 12 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: 697,224 0.03% 1,948,837 0.09%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 2,886,343 0.13%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 903,824 0.04% 4,835,180 0.22%
Class of relevant security:       Convertible Bond XS1689727920            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 2,600,000 0.58% 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%
           
 
TOTAL: 2,600,000 0.58% 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 100 4.3750 USD
ADR Purchase 100 4.3700 USD
ADR Purchase 107 4.3550 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.3200 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.3300 USD
ADR Purchase 500 4.3630 USD
ADR Purchase 600 4.3416 USD
ADR Purchase 700 4.3028 USD
ADR Purchase 700 4.3307 USD
ADR Purchase 800 4.2287 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 4.3513 USD
ADR Purchase 1,300 4.3384 USD
ADR Purchase 2,400 4.2800 USD
ADR Purchase 2,493 4.3491 USD
ADR Purchase 3,100 4.3183 USD
ADR Purchase 6,800 4.3372 USD
ADR Purchase 7,500 4.3514 USD
ADR Purchase 7,800 4.3378 USD
ADR Purchase 10,800 4.3291 USD
ADR Purchase 15,300 4.2708 USD
ADR Purchase 15,800 4.2811 USD
ADR Purchase 26,300 4.2951 USD
ADR Purchase 35,500 4.2779 USD
ADR Purchase 39,500 4.3800 USD
ADR Purchase 232,622 4.1980 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.3550 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.3000 USD
ADR Sale 700 4.3307 USD
ADR Sale 900 4.3038 USD
ADR Sale 902 4.2512 USD
ADR Sale 1,400 4.3289 USD
ADR Sale 1,400 4.0985 USD
ADR Sale 1,605 4.3084 USD
ADR Sale 1,800 4.3105 USD
ADR Sale 1,800 4.3186 USD
ADR Sale 2,439 4.3210 USD
ADR Sale 2,924 4.2495 USD
ADR Sale 5,945 4.2376 USD
ADR Sale 6,100 4.3501 USD
ADR Sale 9,604 4.2686 USD
ADR Sale 9,900 4.2861 USD
ADR Sale 12,103 4.0910 USD
ADR Sale 16,125 4.3050 USD
ADR Sale 16,400 4.3006 USD
ADR Sale 19,400 4.3379 USD
ADR Sale 20,700 4.2969 USD
ADR Sale 20,900 4.2802 USD
ADR Sale 39,500 4.3800 USD
ADR Sale 72,038 4.1796 USD
ADR Sale 148,481 4.2156 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 1,600,000 12.2700 ZAR

(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 10,000 12.1333 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 21,649 12.3098 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 32,213 12.1105 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 56,929 12.2451 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 72,342 12.3021 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 92,930 12.2704 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 99,213 12.1519 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 106,820 12.2379 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 1,600,000 12.2687 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 26,685 12.0991 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 94,079 12.2701 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 99,725 12.1265 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 785,054 12.2573 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: 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.

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: 641147
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180213T121909+0000

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