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 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: 05 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: 57,989 0.00% 1,439,092 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
343,244 0.02% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 401,233 0.02% 1,439,092 0.07%
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%
           
(4)
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 69 4.0300 USD
ADR Purchase 100 3.9600 USD
ADR Purchase 100 4.0600 USD
ADR Purchase 200 3.9850 USD
ADR Purchase 470 3.9979 USD
ADR Purchase 3,600 4.1371 USD
ADR Purchase 7,300 4.0513 USD
ADR Purchase 8,300 4.1600 USD
ADR Purchase 10,500 4.1090 USD
ADR Purchase 13,300 4.0512 USD
ADR Purchase 14,100 4.1162 USD
ADR Purchase 14,100 4.1151 USD
ADR Purchase 14,462 3.9899 USD
ADR Purchase 15,800 4.0967 USD
ADR Purchase 28,590 4.0476 USD
ADR Purchase 35,004 4.0431 USD
ADR Purchase 75,977 4.0280 USD
ADR Sale 200 4.1100 USD
ADR Sale 500 4.1500 USD
ADR Sale 711 4.0772 USD
ADR Sale 1,300 4.1073 USD
ADR Sale 1,600 4.1178 USD
ADR Sale 2,200 3.9800 USD
ADR Sale 2,800 4.0891 USD
ADR Sale 3,300 4.1027 USD
ADR Sale 3,900 4.0787 USD
ADR Sale 5,500 4.1239 USD
ADR Sale 8,300 4.1600 USD
ADR Sale 8,600 4.1113 USD
ADR Sale 10,200 4.1305 USD
ADR Sale 10,300 4.1198 USD
ADR Sale 32,419 4.0226 USD
ADR Sale 36,547 4.0184 USD
ADR Sale 113,595 4.0475 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 540,000 11.7000 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 12,254 12.0447 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 17,763 12.0251 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 59,403 11.8086 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 79,256 11.8281 ZAR
Ordinary npv

CFD

Long 264,678 11.9830 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 302,537 11.9745 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 468,410 11.9366 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 540,000 11.6988 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 10,230 11.8799 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 46,343 11.9043 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 78,349 11.8707 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 80,235 11.9971 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 207,459 11.9501 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 248,108 11.8310 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: 6 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: 642508
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180306T145240+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC