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: 02 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:       ORD            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 36,745,628 1.69% 49,512,098 2.28%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
19,615,212 0.90% 175 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 56,360,840 2.60% 49,512,273 2.28%

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 204 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 741 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 743 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,000 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,335 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,913 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,843 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,049 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,743 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,623 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 49,079 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 55,619 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 87,847 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 124,135 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 133,910 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 136,870 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 148,526 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 150,551 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 214,259 11.6215 ZAR
ORD Purchase 272,911 11.6229 ZAR
ORD Purchase 288,828 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 341,140 11.6129 ZAR
ORD Purchase 392,184 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 204 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 898 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,542 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,965 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,132 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,241 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,528 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,642 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,124 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,927 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,165 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,446 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 36,304 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,221 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 46,742 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 57,644 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 69,517 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 74,228 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 101,569 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 131,534 11.6606 ZAR
ORD Sale 136,326 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 140,218 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 171,018 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 179,196 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 218,581 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 707,836 11.7000 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: 5 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: 642450
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180305T144535+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED