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: 22 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: 98,389 0.00% 1,472,197 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 1,048,229 0.05%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 304,989 0.01% 2,520,426 0.12%
 
Class of relevant security: Convertible Bond XS1689727920
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 1,000,000 0.22% 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: 1,000,000 0.22% 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 100 4.0450 USD
ADR Purchase 500 3.9840 USD
ADR Purchase 600 4.0045 USD
ADR Purchase 792 4.0162 USD
ADR Purchase 1,000 4.0527 USD
ADR Purchase 1,000 4.0260 USD
ADR Purchase 2,200 3.9723 USD
ADR Purchase 2,200 4.1000 USD
ADR Purchase 5,500 4.0459 USD
ADR Purchase 8,086 4.0500 USD
ADR Purchase 11,459 3.9569 USD
ADR Purchase 12,000 4.0334 USD
ADR Purchase 15,200 4.0039 USD
ADR Purchase 17,600 4.0400 USD
ADR Purchase 19,300 4.0482 USD
ADR Purchase 21,973 4.0447 USD
ADR Purchase 28,400 4.0509 USD
ADR Purchase 30,200 4.0390 USD
ADR Purchase 32,176 4.0329 USD
ADR Purchase 33,941 4.0441 USD
ADR Purchase 35,894 4.0207 USD
ADR Purchase 45,700 4.0350 USD
ADR Purchase 72,406 4.0415 USD
ADR Purchase 88,600 4.0409 USD
ADR Purchase 571,649 4.0069 USD
ADR Sale 500 4.0610 USD
ADR Sale 600 3.9250 USD
ADR Sale 2,100 4.0683 USD
ADR Sale 2,200 3.9551 USD
ADR Sale 2,800 3.9792 USD
ADR Sale 2,900 3.9426 USD
ADR Sale 3,000 4.0603 USD
ADR Sale 3,193 4.0498 USD
ADR Sale 3,700 4.0112 USD
ADR Sale 3,900 4.0039 USD
ADR Sale 6,186 4.0500 USD
ADR Sale 7,700 4.0355 USD
ADR Sale 17,600 4.0400 USD
ADR Sale 34,500 4.0378 USD
ADR Sale 42,000 4.0371 USD
ADR Sale 65,835 4.0249 USD
ADR Sale 144,612 4.0134 USD
ADR Sale 183,256 4.0158 USD
ADR Sale 216,600 4.0396 USD
ADR Sale 318,387 4.0074 USD

(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 4,662 11.8500 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 37,961 11.2966 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 127,979 11.7685 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 327,358 12.0457 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 391,192 11.8745 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 700,000 11.9574 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 12,248 11.8035 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 63,738 11.9188 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 78,532 11.9501 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 79,397 11.4598 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 91,908 11.9119 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 150,657 11.3045 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 165,000 11.7661 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 778,336 11.5669 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,165,426 11.5646 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: 23 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: 641952
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180223T135745+0000

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BARCLAYS PLC