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: 07 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: 34,877,344 1.61% 48,687,402 2.24%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
20,409,975 0.94% 112 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 55,287,319 2.55% 48,687,514 2.24%

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 28 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33 12.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 194 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 760 12.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,000 12.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,148 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,784 12.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,800 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,260 12.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,689 12.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,725 12.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,279 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,299 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,357 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,520 12.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,159 12.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,480 12.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,740 12.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,294 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,480 12.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,529 12.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,771 12.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,398 12.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,607 12.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,151 12.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,036 12.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,136 12.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 78,835 12.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 224,535 12.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,855 12.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,100 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,900 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,013 12.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,060 12.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,100 12.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,166 12.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,200 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,282 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,586 12.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,701 12.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,122 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,300 12.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,898 12.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,918 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,132 12.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,480 12.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,228 12.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,936 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,819 12.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,000 12.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,731 12.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,106 12.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,418 12.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,947 12.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,709 12.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 182,261 12.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 231,113 12.5346 ZAR
ORD Sale 280,001 12.5700 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: 8 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: 642645
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180308T145225+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED