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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

19 FEB 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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: 44,937,392 2.07% 54,891,157 2.53%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
15,692,957 0.72% 142 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 60,630,349 2.80% 54,891,299 2.53%

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 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 768 13.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,588 13.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,154 13.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,591 13.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,019 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,064 13.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,761 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,351 13.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,831 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,509 13.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,564 13.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,941 13.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,213 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,414 13.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,848 13.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,933 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,394 13.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,883 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,889 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,982 13.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,367 13.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,886 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,877 13.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,708 13.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,427 13.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,611 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,502 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,835 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,532 13.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,738 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,046 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,366 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,471 13.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,070 13.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,821 13.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,629 13.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,694 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 41,181 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 81,371 13.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 99,701 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 193,456 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 576 13.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 693 13.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 768 13.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 822 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 843 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 947 13.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,160 13.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,186 13.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,193 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,216 13.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,219 13.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,229 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,236 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,239 13.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,386 13.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,460 14.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,767 13.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,865 13.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,996 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,120 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,453 13.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,525 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,390 13.6144 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,453 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,610 13.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,200 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,308 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,424 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,755 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,267 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,014 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,388 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,630 13.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,645 13.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,382 13.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,661 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,854 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,848 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,526 13.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,425 13.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,660 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,816 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,434 13.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,041 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,253 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,528 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,613 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,076 13.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 47,212 13.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 77,935 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 309,396 13.7251 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:  

20 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 and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: 641727
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180220T113353+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED