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: 13 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: 328,744 0.01% 1,523,308 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 1,839,813 0.08%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 535,344 0.02% 3,363,121 0.15%
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 100 4.0725 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.1050 USD
ADR Purchase 300 4.0500 USD
ADR Purchase 1,000 4.0760 USD
ADR Purchase 2,524 4.0355 USD
ADR Purchase 5,400 4.0447 USD
ADR Purchase 9,890 4.0379 USD
ADR Purchase 10,000 4.0657 USD
ADR Purchase 18,000 4.0200 USD
ADR Purchase 25,500 4.0440 USD
ADR Purchase 46,000 4.0509 USD
ADR Purchase 362,541 4.0091 USD
ADR Sale 300 4.0941 USD
ADR Sale 900 4.1000 USD
ADR Sale 1,000 4.0730 USD
ADR Sale 1,200 4.0833 USD
ADR Sale 1,300 4.0600 USD
ADR Sale 1,500 4.0553 USD
ADR Sale 1,600 4.1050 USD
ADR Sale 2,200 4.0500 USD
ADR Sale 2,300 4.0528 USD
ADR Sale 2,500 4.0514 USD
ADR Sale 4,000 4.0703 USD
ADR Sale 13,714 4.0405 USD
ADR Sale 15,200 4.0646 USD
ADR Sale 18,000 4.0200 USD
ADR Sale 18,800 4.0454 USD
ADR Sale 27,200 4.0546 USD
ADR Sale 27,210 4.0771 USD
ADR Sale 28,600 4.0435 USD
ADR Sale 69,435 4.0733 USD
ADR Sale 98,208 3.9465 USD
ADR Sale 146,288 3.9996 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 381,520 11.6937 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 400,000 11.9200 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 1,000,000 11.8000 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 27,290 11.6300 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 58,006 11.7790 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 63,851 11.6583 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 67,195 11.6692 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 72,897 11.8132 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 118,410 11.5648 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 400,000 11.9188 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 1,000,000 11.7988 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 13,129 11.8495 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 14,175 11.8266 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 55,983 11.8047 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 59,078 11.5511 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 213,171 11.5704 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 605,564 11.4872 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 1,380,518 11.6518 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: 14 Mar 2018
Contact name: Pinar Coktas
Telephone number: 020 7116 1165

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: 642997
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180314T133516+0000

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BARCLAYS PLC