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: 15 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: 306,744 0.01% 1,501,308 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:

 

206,600 0.01% 2,714,742 0.13%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 513,344 0.02% 4,216,050 0.20%
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 2,300 3.8730 USD
ADR Purchase 5,078 3.8635 USD
ADR Purchase 6,400 3.8500 USD
ADR Purchase 6,500 3.9116 USD
ADR Purchase 10,523 3.9154 USD
ADR Purchase 20,300 3.9500 USD
ADR Purchase 20,800 3.9491 USD
ADR Purchase 31,300 3.9349 USD
ADR Purchase 40,213 3.9293 USD
ADR Purchase 69,200 3.9176 USD
ADR Purchase 600,823 3.8598 USD
ADR Sale 200 3.8600 USD
ADR Sale 4,500 3.9314 USD
ADR Sale 4,600 3.8412 USD
ADR Sale 6,400 3.8500 USD
ADR Sale 11,400 3.8616 USD
ADR Sale 17,100 3.8476 USD
ADR Sale 20,300 3.9500 USD
ADR Sale 24,401 3.8996 USD
ADR Sale 25,710 3.8749 USD
ADR Sale 33,100 3.9397 USD
ADR Sale 36,100 3.8973 USD
ADR Sale 47,600 3.9414 USD
ADR Sale 84,296 3.8943 USD
ADR Sale 187,249 3.8505 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 257,875 11.2475 ZAR
ADR Sale 310,481 3.8648 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 2,840,000 11.5100 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 6,000 11.3267 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 7,310 11.3718 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 18,501 11.3405 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 33,168 11.3008 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 128,380 11.3214 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 183,128 11.2714 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 2,840,000 11.5088 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 4,547 11.2745 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 6,317 11.2981 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 7,134 11.2632 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 14,135 11.3055 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 65,712 11.2344 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 359,158 11.2886 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 630,127 11.3069 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,081,256 11.2696 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: 16 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 PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 643225
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180316T135036+0000

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BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC