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: 14 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: 45,734,474 2.11% 53,516,020 2.47%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
13,611,960 0.63% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 59,346,434 2.74% 53,516,020 2.47%

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 1,200 12.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,212 12.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,932 12.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,983 13.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,000 13.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,000 13.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,231 12.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,536 13.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,928 13.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,600 13.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,617 13.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,064 13.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,097 13.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,458 12.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,460 13.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,454 13.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,807 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,059 13.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,418 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,719 12.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,000 12.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,000 13.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,293 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,843 13.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,048 13.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,100 13.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,419 12.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,021 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,270 13.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,998 12.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,608 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,465 13.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,837 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,311 12.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,570 13.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,154 13.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,429 13.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,470 12.9700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,047 13.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,300 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,685 13.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,397 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,247 12.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,003 13.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 37,035 13.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,768 12.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,207 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 206,193 13.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 127 13.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,000 13.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,932 12.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,257 13.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,527 13.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,771 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,796 13.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,975 12.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,991 12.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,079 13.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,178 13.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,199 13.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,272 13.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,395 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,928 13.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,044 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,321 13.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,427 12.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,927 13.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,164 13.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,221 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,324 13.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,117 13.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,345 12.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,923 13.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,079 13.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,124 13.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,758 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,325 12.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,868 12.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,142 13.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,323 12.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,823 12.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,339 12.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,255 13.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,429 13.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,000 13.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,486 12.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,756 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,741 12.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,973 13.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,187 12.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,370 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,795 13.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,929 13.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,907 13.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,137 12.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,351 12.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,611 12.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,344 1,296.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,770 13.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,479 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,729 1,301.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,729 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 266,793 13.2291 ZAR
ORD Sale 774,915 13.4000 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: 15 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: 641410
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180215T125912+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED