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: 12 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: 34,719,083 1.60% 46,174,228 2.13%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
18,402,215 0.85% 83 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 53,121,298 2.45% 46,174,311 2.13%

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 24 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 51 12.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 567 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 940 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,436 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,600 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,720 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,953 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,203 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,730 12.2474 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,056 12.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,825 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,026 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,479 12.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,767 12.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,070 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,732 11.9392 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,429 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,528 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,771 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,812 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,930 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,984 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,830 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,560 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,748 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,394 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,643 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,763 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,628 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,752 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,470 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,083 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,964 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 55,176 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 66,905 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 73,507 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 75,803 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 77,683 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 96,767 11.8896 ZAR
ORD Purchase 185,434 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 228,038 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 266,253 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 284,868 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 294,867 11.8724 ZAR
ORD Purchase 306,968 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 517,041 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 559,371 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 26 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 117 12.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 704 12.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,156 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,488 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,734 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,459 12.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,730 12.2474 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,923 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,226 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,252 12.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,845 12.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,202 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,215 12.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,365 12.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,253 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,762 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,363 12.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,634 12.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,847 12.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,203 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,706 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,279 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,977 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,117 12.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,170 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,278 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,589 12.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,800 12.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,144 12.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,782 12.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,494 12.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,755 12.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,614 12.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,931 12.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,486 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,148 12.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,400 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,066 12.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,568 12.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,763 12.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,505 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 42,443 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 46,191 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 48,119 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 52,416 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Sale 67,883 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 74,517 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 97,223 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 102,243 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 124,090 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 125,733 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 135,207 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 144,892 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 149,578 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 160,573 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 250,000 12.5392 ZAR
ORD Sale 269,087 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 308,866 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 401,646 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 519,555 12.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 589,341 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 633,656 11.8000 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: 13 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: 642901
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180313T145004+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED