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: 09 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: 35,103,682 1.62% 46,640,915 2.15%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
18,483,638 0.85% 112 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 53,587,320 2.47% 46,641,027 2.15%

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 318 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 662 12.1503 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,528 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,043 12.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,123 12.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,562 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,782 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,589 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,710 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,273 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,979 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,131 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,699 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,125 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,763 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,015 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,311 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,376 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,754 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,899 12.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,938 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,750 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,346 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,865 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,135 12.1003 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,578 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,884 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,603 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,521 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,109 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,644 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,596 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,338 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,499 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,966 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,382 12.0333 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,052 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,348 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 64,496 12.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 67,002 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,048 11.9531 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,559 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 94,964 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 100,069 11.9791 ZAR
ORD Purchase 111,950 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 119,217 12.0575 ZAR
ORD Purchase 127,422 12.0491 ZAR
ORD Purchase 127,422 11.9803 ZAR
ORD Purchase 176,424 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 254,186 12.0378 ZAR
ORD Purchase 436,517 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 747,197 12.0146 ZAR
ORD Sale 1 12.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 63 12.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 456 12.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 662 12.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 981 12.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,928 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,051 12.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,900 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,100 12.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,500 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,180 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,955 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,884 12.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,712 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,987 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,911 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,147 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,931 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,261 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,375 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,315 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,647 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,989 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,766 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,009 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,285 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,529 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,389 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,442 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,851 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,077 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 44,615 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 52,797 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 59,638 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 65,233 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 66,528 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 69,132 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 89,305 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 95,103 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 97,720 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 98,883 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 117,148 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 132,439 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 144,515 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 164,881 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 178,946 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 207,232 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 244,229 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 544,288 12.2000 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: 12 Mar 2018
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

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: 642816
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180312T123736+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED