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: 26 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% 1,395,369 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 1,841,031 0.08%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 246,961 0.01% 3,236,400 0.15%
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%
           
(4)
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  
Ordinary npv Purchase 27 11.4100 ZAR
ADR Purchase 100 4.1200 USD
ADR Purchase 100 4.1000 USD
ADR Purchase 400 4.0925 USD
ADR Purchase 600 4.1116 USD
ADR Purchase

600

4.1091 USD
ADR Purchase 700 4.1150 USD
ADR Purchase 800 4.0962 USD
ADR Purchase 1,200 4.1037 USD
ADR Purchase 1,400 4.0800 USD
ADR Purchase 1,800 4.0905 USD
ADR Purchase 2,100 4.0171 USD
ADR Purchase 2,500 4.1092 USD
ADR Purchase 6,200 4.0260 USD
ADR Purchase 10,700 4.0978 USD
ADR Purchase 15,600 4.0842 USD
ADR Purchase 16,200 4.1100 USD
ADR Purchase 23,600 4.0904 USD
ADR Purchase 39,200 4.0879 USD
ADR Purchase 530,251 4.0109 USD
ADR Sale 400 4.0600 USD
ADR Sale 1,200 4.0800 USD
ADR Sale 5,200 4.0949 USD
ADR Sale 8,300 4.0237 USD
ADR Sale 9,300 4.0500 USD
ADR Sale 14,800 4.0980 USD
ADR Sale 15,900 4.1100 USD
ADR Sale 34,000 4.0868 USD
ADR Sale 39,200 4.0879 USD
ADR Sale 63,243 4.0577 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 200,000 11.4738 ZAR
ADR Sale 201,942 3.9902 USD
ADR Sale 255,766 4.0143 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 1,600,000 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 2,000 11.5347 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 4,525 11.4635 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 21,606 11.4612 ZAR
Ordinary npv

CFD

Long 38,626 11.2654 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 115,651 11.6753 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 118,409 11.6628 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 143,269 11.3859 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 1,600,000 11.4088 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 1,600,000 112.6587 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 25,000 11.6546 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 44,815 11.4297 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 302,014 11.4056 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 523,901 11.4450 ZAR
ORD CFD Short 2,139,106 11.4724 ZAR
NB: The below transactions which were previously disclosed have been cancelled
Class of Product Nature of dealing Number of Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
ORD CFD Long 1,600,000 112.6587 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: 27 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: 642107
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180227T121714+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC