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: 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:       Ordinary npv
Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 290,441 0.01% 1,664,568 0.08%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 549,053 0.03%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 497,041 0.03% 2,213,621 0.11%
 
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 4 4.2100 USD
ADR Purchase 700 4.1850 USD
ADR Purchase 1,300 4.1907 USD
ADR Purchase 1,400 4.2500 USD
ADR Purchase 3,300 4.2198 USD
ADR Purchase 4,600 4.2116 USD
ADR Purchase 20,000 4.2025 USD
ADR Purchase 88,763 4.2857 USD
ADR Purchase 93,500 4.2000 USD
ADR Sale 600 4.2200 USD
ADR Sale 600 4.1500 USD
ADR Sale 700 4.1850 USD
ADR Sale 1,000 4.1630 USD
ADR Sale 1,400 4.2500 USD
ADR Sale 1,500 4.1973 USD
ADR Sale 1,600 4.2625 USD
ADR Sale 2,100 4.2285 USD
ADR Sale 2,700 4.1644 USD
ADR Sale 3,800 4.2123 USD
ADR Sale 4,000 4.2103 USD
ADR Sale 7,000 4.1924 USD
ADR Sale 8,700 4.2306 USD
ADR Sale 8,787 4.1909 USD
ADR Sale 14,304 4.2846 USD
ADR Sale 32,397 4.2868 USD
ADR Sale 38,366 4.2893 USD
ADR Sale 93,500 4.2000 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 160,000 12.5000 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 217,097 12.5700 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 31 12.6064 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 5,600 12.4962 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 12,539 12.5453 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 20,982 12.5246 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 49,432 12.4348 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 160,000 12.4987 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 244,680 12.5649 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 13,122 12.4797 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 23,531 12.3600 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 27,388 12.5497 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 54,160 12.5778 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 96,658 12.4618 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 122,046 12.5265 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 336,252 12.5585 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: 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 PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 642650
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180308T151732+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC