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: 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:   Ordinary npv
  Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 415,846 0.02% 1,787,237 0.08%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 2,084,705 0.10%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 622,446 0.03% 3,871,942 0.18%
 
Class of relevant security: Convertible Bond XS1689727920
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 2,400,000 0.53% 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: 2,400,000 0.53% 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 109 4.4500 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.6850 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.6800 USD
ADR Purchase 400 4.7000 USD
ADR Purchase 500 4.4800 USD
ADR Purchase 600 4.6900 USD
ADR Purchase 600 4.6750 USD
ADR Purchase 1,400 4.6764 USD
ADR Purchase 2,700 4.6703 USD
ADR Purchase 2,800 4.6426 USD
ADR Purchase 3,000 4.6566 USD
ADR Purchase 3,500 4.5508 USD
ADR Purchase 3,837 4.4521 USD
ADR Purchase 4,500 4.6833 USD
ADR Purchase 5,100 4.6825 USD
ADR Purchase 10,700 4.6616 USD
ADR Purchase 40,200 4.6600 USD
ADR Purchase 66,000 4.6573 USD
ADR Purchase 68,800 4.6567 USD
ADR Purchase 130,190 4.5131 USD
ADR Sale 200 4.6900 USD
ADR Sale 2,300 4.4800 USD
ADR Sale 3,600 4.6612 USD
ADR Sale 3,946 4.4521 USD
ADR Sale 7,100 4.6619 USD
ADR Sale 12,605 4.4512 USD
ADR Sale 13,900 4.6748 USD
ADR Sale 20,200 4.6587 USD
ADR Sale 23,600 4.6618 USD
ADR Sale 40,200 4.6600 USD
ADR Sale 44,784 4.5226 USD
ADR Sale 45,200 4.6540 USD
ADR Sale 48,700 4.6559 USD
ADR Sale 73,301 4.5177 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 142,578 13.1557 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 280,000 13.0400 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 341,281 13.0984 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 4,791 13.1273 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 13,959 13.1052 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 16,408 13.3436 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 19,922 13.0271 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 42,704 13.2433 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 97,276 13.0909 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 280,000 13.0386 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 649,804 13.3946 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 7,591 12.9551 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 16,125 13.2069 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 27,922 13.0183 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 112,135 13.0043 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 220,785 13.1622 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 518,935 13.2451 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: 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 PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 641415
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180215T132052+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC