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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

13 March 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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: 33,318,789 1.54% 44,289,453 2.04%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
17,916,587 0.83% 83 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 51,235,376 2.36% 44,289,536 2.04%

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

(a)   Purchases and sales        
Class of relevant Purchase/sale Number of Price per unit
security   securities  
ORD Purchase 34 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,552 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,764 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,031 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,677 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,948 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,970 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,751 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,253 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,681 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,760 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,453 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,951 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,037 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,976 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,336 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,406 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,192 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,423 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,565 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,546 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,563 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,002 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,145 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,593 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,408 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,889 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,764 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,834 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,141 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,866 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,163 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,377 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,717 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,895 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,525 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,328 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,949 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,428 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 47,608 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,493 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 54,334 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 56,580 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 57,583 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 58,178 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 61,558 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 64,254 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 67,037 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 73,611 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 78,679 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 99,766 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 119,779 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 129,787 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 130,845 11.4895 ZAR
ORD Purchase 142,703 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 151,599 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 153,749 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 235,778 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 261,692 11.7825 ZAR
ORD Purchase 392,538 11.5723 ZAR
ORD Purchase 796,833 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 926,590 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 841 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,484 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,691 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,635 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,964 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,938 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,337 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,372 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,905 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,242 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,177 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,199 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,628 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,765 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,544 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,763 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,895 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,481 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,483 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 30,615 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,562 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 35,567 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,302 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,909 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 38,070 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,154 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,367 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 42,570 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 44,822 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 53,036 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 53,907 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 56,945 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 57,774 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 59,039 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 60,504 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 60,652 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 62,630 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 70,480 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 70,510 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 72,202 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 73,286 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 77,402 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 78,680 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 80,810 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 83,674 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 88,428 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Sale 94,600 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 99,848 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 102,466 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 122,773 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 127,839 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 159,026 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 165,489 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 178,912 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 413,034 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 507,415 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 789,620 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,877,920 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:  

14 March 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 and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: 642994
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180314T132353+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED