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: 08 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: 43,561 0.00% 1,287,912 0.06%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 473,135 0.02%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 250,161 0.01% 1,761,047 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%
           
(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 200 4.1800 USD
Ordinary npv Purchase 230 12.2800 ZAR
ADR Purchase 400 4.1725 USD
ADR Purchase 500 4.2060 USD
ADR Purchase 500 4.1739 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 4.1818 USD
ADR Purchase 1,200 4.1845 USD
ADR Purchase 1,300 4.1500 USD
ADR Purchase 1,300 4.1746 USD
ADR Purchase 1,759 4.2040 USD
ADR Purchase 1,799 4.2100 USD
ADR Purchase 1,849 4.1826 USD
ADR Purchase 1,900 4.1805 USD
ADR Purchase 3,485 4.1761 USD
ADR Purchase 3,600 4.1923 USD
ADR Purchase 4,433 4.1783 USD
ADR Purchase 5,100 4.1745 USD
ADR Purchase 9,900 4.1965 USD
ADR Purchase 10,127 4.1950 USD
ADR Purchase 10,300 4.1937 USD
ADR Purchase 14,500 4.1932 USD
ADR Purchase 29,080 4.1583 USD
ADR Purchase 66,300 4.2000 USD
ADR Sale 1,000 4.1600 USD
ADR Sale 1,300 4.1500 USD
ADR Sale 1,900 4.1915 USD
ADR Sale 2,127 4.1950 USD
ADR Sale 2,300 4.1808 USD
ADR Sale 2,700 4.1883 USD
ADR Sale 5,300 4.1983 USD
ADR Sale 5,699 4.1910 USD
ADR Sale 5,700 4.1961 USD
ADR Sale 7,682 4.1804 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 11,393 12.2200 ZAR
ADR Sale 12,200 4.1956 USD
ADR Sale 23,980 4.1539 USD
ADR Sale 66,300 4.2000 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 320,000 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 3,134 12.2351 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 6,336 12.3235 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 11,331 12.2859 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 14,791 12.2385 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 14,808 12.4292 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 24,661 12.2369 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 30,337 12.2901 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 56,136 12.2412 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 320,000 12.5687 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,761 12.2749 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 15,544 12.2995 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 17,999 12.2242 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 19,074 12.2624 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 25,307 12.2436 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 39,758 12.2198 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 115,929 12.2482 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 169,244 12.2560 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: 9 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: 642748
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180309T151245+0000

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