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: 23 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: 40,361 0.00% 1,414,569 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 850,281 0.04%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 246,961 0.01% 2,264,850 0.11%
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 800 4.1043 USD
ADR Purchase 800 4.0678 USD
ADR Purchase 6,300 4.1189 USD
ADR Purchase 6,515 4.0997 USD
ADR Purchase 8,314 4.1191 USD
ADR Purchase 8,509 4.0925 USD
ADR Purchase 10,100 4.0700 USD
ADR Purchase 12,226 4.1238 USD
ADR Purchase 19,172 4.0973 USD
ADR Purchase 21,460 4.1119 USD
ADR Purchase 22,583 4.1100 USD
ADR Purchase 22,628 4.0924 USD
ADR Purchase 28,900 4.1300 USD
ADR Purchase 30,700 4.0828 USD
ADR Purchase 34,200 4.1207 USD
ADR Purchase 35,600 4.1151 USD
ADR Purchase 39,600 4.1157 USD
ADR Purchase 46,900 4.0962 USD
ADR Purchase 416,852 3.9509 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.1350 USD
ADR Sale 300 4.0050 USD
ADR Sale 500 4.1055 USD
ADR Sale 700 4.1235 USD
ADR Sale 9,700 4.0700 USD
ADR Sale 10,600 4.1089 USD
ADR Sale 15,400 4.0989 USD
ADR Sale 18,707 4.0985 USD
ADR Sale 20,100 4.0691 USD
ADR Sale 22,742 3.9777 USD
ADR Sale 28,900 4.1300 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 45,585 11.2657 ZAR
ADR Sale 50,400 4.1005 USD
ADR Sale 151,498 3.9309 USD
ADR Sale 200,000 4.1122 USD
ADR Sale 242,612 3.9610 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 1,200,000 11.3000 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 2,000,000 11.4100 ZAR

(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 2,260 11.1766 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 4,524 11.4359 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 9,680 11.2155 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 11,228 11.1732 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 25,367 11.7971 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 116,863 11.2299 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 139,613 11.0071 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 353,399 11.4054 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 1,200,000 11.2988 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 2,000,000 11.4088 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 25,349 11.5759 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 32,938 11.7906 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 83,440 10.9640 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 94,996 11.1481 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 132,522 11.1169 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 1,638,029 11.2306 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 1,657,712 11.2723 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: 26 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: 642033
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180226T143540+0000

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