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

 

15 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: 29,123,524 1.34% 38,620,406 1.78%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
16,392,022 0.76% 83 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 45,515,546 2.10% 38,620,489 1.78%

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 26 11.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,444 11.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,090 11.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,000 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,616 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,073 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,565 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,231 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,183 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,870 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,360 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,452 11.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,847 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 59,400 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 69,519 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 87,057 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 97,647 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 108,603 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 115,332 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 139,860 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 146,446 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 147,028 11.3405 ZAR
ORD Purchase 151,912 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 178,504 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 181,688 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 184,757 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 226,995 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 233,436 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 271,013 11.2682 ZAR
ORD Purchase 272,021 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 274,872 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 373,815 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 522,802 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 607,113 11.2823 ZAR
ORD Purchase 675,251 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 809,068 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,113 11.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,198 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,429 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,798 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,525 11.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,470 11.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,363 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,121 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 45,680 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 52,606 11.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 54,941 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 66,777 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 94,733 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 131,937 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 132,318 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 165,615 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 167,851 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 188,950 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 217,830 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 221,618 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 225,300 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 236,016 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 270,524 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 320,436 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 331,870 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 342,868 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 400,563 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 421,594 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 643,881 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 860,907 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 967,836 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,840,000 11.5100 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:  

16 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: 643209
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180316T132409+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED