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: 16 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: 44,937,035 2.07% 54,282,136 2.50%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
15,096,706 0.70% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 60,033,741 2.77% 54,282,136 2.50%

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 102 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,357 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,764 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,912 13.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,011 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,277 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,572 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,613 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,193 13.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,136 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,865 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,269 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,975 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,685 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 37,359 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,762 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,012 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,664 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,092 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,549 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 66,855 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 67,205 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 87,935 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 91,608 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 134,480 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,419 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,453 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,504 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,556 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,674 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,742 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,880 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,931 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,389 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,779 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,713 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,867 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,612 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,736 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,004 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,181 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,345 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,182 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,171 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,438 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,635 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,960 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 538,986 13.5979 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: 19 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: 641643
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180219T121716+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED