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: 21 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: 44,899,509 2.07% 57,440,071 2.65%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
18,532,923 0.85% 142 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 63,432,432 2.92% 57,440,213 2.65%

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 1,364 13.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,511 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,559 13.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,693 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,693 13.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,771 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,985 13.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,100 13.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,133 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,137 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,213 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,260 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,392 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,496 13.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,540 13.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,675 13.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,697 13.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,924 13.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,085 13.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,146 13.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,918 13.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,957 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,512 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,747 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,017 13.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,200 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,221 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,307 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,607 13.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,864 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,642 13.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,346 13.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,519 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,607 13.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,946 13.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,878 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,010 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,029 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,292 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,699 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,149 13.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,977 13.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,136 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,855 13.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,229 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,423 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,288 13.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,338 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,368 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,355 13.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 112,616 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 504 13.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,763 13.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,769 13.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,900 13.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,000 13.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,000 13.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,187 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,649 13.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,426 13.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,677 12.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,808 13.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,340 13.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,351 13.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,709 13.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,423 13.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,494 13.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,347 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,378 13.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,817 13.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,963 13.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,153 13.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,943 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,000 13.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,765 13.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,259 13.7136 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,012 13.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,015 13.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,400 13.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,361 13.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,387 13.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,872 13.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,937 13.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,894 13.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,970 13.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,661 13.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 53,228 13.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 62,310 13.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 62,618 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 76,414 13.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 89,820 13.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 260,682 13.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 296,346 13.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 366,975 13.5195 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: 22 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: 641853
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180222T122646+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED