FORM 8.3 - SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

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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: 01 March 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: 120,389 0.01% 1,489,797 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 287,661 0.01%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 326,989 0.02% 1,777,458 0.08%
Class of relevant security:       Convertible Bond XS1689727920            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 1,200,000 0.27% 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%
           
 
TOTAL: 1,200,000 0.27% 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 84 3.9000 USD
ADR Purchase 300 3.9450 USD
ADR Purchase 400 3.9362 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 3.9645 USD
ADR Purchase 3,100 3.8661 USD
ADR Purchase 3,563 3.9652 USD
ADR Purchase 4,100 3.9543 USD
ADR Purchase 4,200 3.9521 USD
ADR Purchase 4,300 3.9276 USD
ADR Purchase 5,200 3.8869 USD
ADR Purchase 7,000 3.8877 USD
ADR Purchase 9,661 3.8853 USD
ADR Purchase 11,400 3.9700 USD
ADR Purchase 15,014 3.8919 USD
ADR Purchase 16,750 3.8932 USD
ADR Purchase 21,400 3.8982 USD
ADR Purchase 43,400 3.8819 USD
ADR Purchase 65,700 3.8880 USD
ADR Purchase 68,437 3.9166 USD
ADR Purchase 144,779 3.8740 USD
Convertible Bond XS1689727920 Purchase 200,000 87.5000 USD
ADR Sale 100 3.8550 USD
ADR Sale 100 3.9200 USD
ADR Sale 100 3.8450 USD
ADR Sale 261 3.9650 USD
ADR Sale 300 3.8500 USD
ADR Sale 400 3.9037 USD
ADR Sale 500 3.9380 USD
ADR Sale 500 3.8840 USD
ADR Sale 600 3.8700 USD
ADR Sale 600 3.9366 USD
ADR Sale 700 3.9307 USD
ADR Sale 1,600 3.9100 USD
ADR Sale 1,900 3.9007 USD
ADR Sale 2,800 3.8850 USD
ADR Sale 2,900 3.8548 USD
ADR Sale 3,200 3.8592 USD
ADR Sale 3,600 3.8976 USD
ADR Sale 4,900 3.9287 USD
ADR Sale 6,700 3.8797 USD
ADR Sale 11,400 3.9700 USD
ADR Sale 12,580 3.8331 USD
ADR Sale 14,200 3.8718 USD
ADR Sale 16,100 3.8680 USD
ADR Sale 32,948 3.8950 USD
ADR Sale 50,499 3.8631 USD
ADR Sale 50,900 3.8919 USD
ADR Sale 53,700 3.8918 USD
ADR Sale 63,200 3.8871 USD
ADR Sale 96,000 3.9163 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 252,000 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 10,076 11.4854 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 13,400 11.5540 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 18,971 11.6653 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 24,999 11.5184 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 28,959 11.6470 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 42,932 11.5585 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 129,392 11.4938 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 228,713 11.5668 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 252,000 11.3488 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 13,542 11.4932 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 33,031 11.5390 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 46,222 11.5631 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 75,352 11.5616 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 113,489 11.5874 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: 2 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 PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 642362
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180302T125101+0000

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