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: 28 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: 35,920,582 1.66% 48,443,150 2.23%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
19,263,087 0.89% 175 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 55,183,669 2.54% 48,443,325 2.23%

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 1,166 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,196 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,200 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,200 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,617 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,374 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,599 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,945 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,248 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,456 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,840 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 49,292 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 53,192 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,676 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 84,461 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 122,078 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 150,326 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,191,816 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,480 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,069 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,940 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,622 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,851 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,059 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,157 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,337 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,236 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,400 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,965 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,362 11.3543 ZAR
ORD Sale 45,322 11.3535 ZAR
ORD Sale 47,311 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 53,666 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,466 11.3683 ZAR
ORD Sale 60,973 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,055,892 11.3500 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: 1 Mar 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: 642278
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180301T122659+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED