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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

28 FEB 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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       0    
Interests   Short Positions  
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 179,589 0.01% 1,535,397 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 755,467 0.03%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 386,189 0.02% 2,290,864 0.10%
 
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 1,000 3.9790 USD
ADR Purchase 1,200 3.9700 USD
ADR Purchase 2,500 3.9000 USD
ADR Purchase 7,000 3.9382 USD
ADR Purchase 8,300 3.9200 USD
ADR Purchase 26,400 3.9476 USD
ADR Purchase 33,400 3.9456 USD
ADR Purchase 38,300 3.9494 USD
ADR Purchase 197,996 3.9280 USD
ADR Sale 200 3.8950 USD
ADR Sale 300 3.9283 USD
ADR Sale 2,596 3.9677 USD
ADR Sale 3,600 3.9559 USD
ADR Sale 5,200 3.8900 USD
ADR Sale 7,825 3.9100 USD
ADR Sale 8,300 3.9200 USD
ADR Sale 29,800 3.9444 USD
ADR Sale 33,100 3.9458 USD
ADR Sale 37,800 3.9557 USD
ADR Sale 54,670 3.9229 USD
ADR Sale 132,905 3.9304 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 491,887 11.3403 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 1,035,049 11.3500 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 4,000 11.3765 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 15,622 11.3947 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 122,437 11.2929 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 172,677 11.3822 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 1,034,000 11.3488 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 14,138 11.3889 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 19,207 11.4284 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 24,000 11.3640 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 62,943 11.3798 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 65,799 11.3539 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 447,742 11.3481 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 515,572 11.3744 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 625,835 11.3545 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:  

1 March 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 and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: 642280
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180301T124322+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC