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: 27 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: 151,189 0.01% 1,509,797 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 328,967 0.02%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 357,789 0.02% 1,838,764 0.09%
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  
ADR Purchase 300 3.9266 USD
ADR Purchase 1,000 3.9150 USD
ADR Purchase 1,200 3.9366 USD
ADR Purchase 1,600 3.9443 USD
ADR Purchase 2,100 3.9314 USD
ADR Purchase 4,200 3.9382 USD
ADR Purchase 4,600 3.9267 USD
ADR Purchase 5,600 3.9589 USD
ADR Purchase 5,900 3.9164 USD
ADR Purchase 8,300 3.9357 USD
ADR Purchase 8,702 3.9222 USD
ADR Purchase 11,407 3.9115 USD
ADR Purchase 16,800 3.9239 USD
ADR Purchase 20,500 3.9346 USD
ADR Purchase 27,300 3.9318 USD
ADR Purchase 37,500 3.9303 USD
ADR Purchase 63,998 3.9200 USD
ADR Purchase 75,994 3.9156 USD
ADR Purchase 703,971 3.9406 USD
ADR Sale 400 3.8800 USD
ADR Sale 500 3.9550 USD
ADR Sale 900 3.9355 USD
ADR Sale 3,300 3.9165 USD
ADR Sale 4,051 3.9103 USD
ADR Sale 4,500 3.9527 USD
ADR Sale 5,000 3.9341 USD
ADR Sale 5,400 3.8923 USD
ADR Sale 5,600 3.9303 USD
ADR Sale 6,446 3.9265 USD
ADR Sale 7,900 3.9372 USD
ADR Sale 8,922 3.9260 USD
ADR Sale 10,700 3.9115 USD
ADR Sale 10,700 3.9214 USD
ADR Sale 29,421 3.9362 USD
ADR Sale 31,107 3.9318 USD
ADR Sale 35,600 3.9339 USD
ADR Sale 43,300 3.9309 USD
ADR Sale 50,000 3.9227 USD
ADR Sale 55,600 3.9200 USD
ADR Sale 56,297 3.9172 USD
ADR Sale 275,728 3.9417 USD
ADR Sale 350,500 3.9418 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 1,060,697 11.3498 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 4,520,000 11.6800 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 5,161 11.3327 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 7,617 11.3225 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 10,000 11.2867 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 15,147 11.3054 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 18,533 11.3954 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD

Long

73,059 11.3711 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 76,376 11.3283 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 426,787 11.3467 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 4,520,000 11.6788 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,817 11.2866 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 12,749 11.3433 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 73,266 11.2984 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 134,844 11.3765 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 352,934 11.3567 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 568,972 11.3545 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,495,034 11.3315 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: 28 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: 642186
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180228T132148+0000

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