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: 13 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: 45,767,630 2.11% 52,901,035 2.44%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
13,043,595 0.60% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 58,811,225 2.71% 52,901,035 2.44%

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 716 12.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 781 13.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 781 13.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 781 12.9400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 781 12.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 784 12.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 784 12.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,459 12.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,475 13.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,562 13.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,633 12.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,683 12.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,717 12.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,822 12.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,150 12.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,185 12.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,291 12.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,306 12.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,343 13.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,343 13.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,343 12.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,730 13.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,124 13.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,409 12.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,527 12.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,580 12.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,694 12.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,084 12.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,209 12.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,893 12.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,146 12.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,472 12.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,980 12.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,463 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,166 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,343 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,387 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,832 12.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,855 12.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,524 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,521 12.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,590 12.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,948 12.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,175 12.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,204 12.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,246 12.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,743 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,528 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 248,375 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 74 12.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 549 12.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,099 13.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,197 12.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,200 12.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,443 12.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,532 12.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,961 12.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,600 12.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,834 13.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,919 12.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,322 12.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,853 12.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,000 12.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,062 12.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,627 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,670 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,690 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,824 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,107 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,275 13.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,829 12.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,481 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 63,012 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 229,314 13.0144 ZAR
ORD Sale 388,307 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 520,000 12.2500 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: 14 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: 641334
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180214T122836+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC