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: 20 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: 44,525,921 2.05% 56,046,382 2.58%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
17,153,630 0.79% 142 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 61,679,551 2.84% 56,046,524 2.58%

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 1,632 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,997 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,182 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,619 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,902 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,912 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,575 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,399 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,994 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,955 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,440 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,055 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,704 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,885 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 66,317 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 79,045 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 79,231 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 84,128 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 115,437 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 156,974 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 188,322 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 470,084 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,752 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,310 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,003 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,817 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,498 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,477 13.6404 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,300 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,343 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,607 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,975 13.6819 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,752 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,253 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,978 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,834 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 44,542 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 46,839 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 50,676 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 56,115 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 67,806 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 72,723 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 72,875 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 86,494 1,361.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 88,914 13.6195 ZAR
ORD Sale 91,800 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 129,866 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 129,953 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 320,000 13.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 471,992 13.7200 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: 21 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: 641791
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180221T121126+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED