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 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

 

1 March 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:       ORD            
Interests   Short Positions  
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 35,668,582 1.64% 48,819,232 2.25%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
19,891,513 0.92% 175 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 55,560,095 2.56% 48,819,407 2.25%

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 371 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,137 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,684 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,835 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,141 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,160 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,456 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,949 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,340 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,958 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,557 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,585 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,802 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,357 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,561 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,109 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,369 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,504 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,794 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,043 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,185 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,710 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,023 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,048 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,669 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,962 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,732 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,442 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,196 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,388 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,631 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,384 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,676 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,668 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,418 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,578 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 81,273 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 11 11.4789 ZAR
ORD Sale 28 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 652 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 760 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,247 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,608 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,193 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,243 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,089 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,108 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,800 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,623 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,383 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,103 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,372 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,635 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,077 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,695 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,893 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,140 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,223 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,851 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,803 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,737 11.4673 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,759 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,586 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,514 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,860 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,862 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,144 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,787 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,081 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,924 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 35,762 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 35,821 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,166 11.5533 ZAR
ORD Sale 44,843 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 101,706 11.6650 ZAR
ORD Sale 202,688 11.7050 ZAR
ORD Sale 252,000 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:  

2 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 AFRICA GROUP
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 642358
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180302T123452+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED