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: 16 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: 29,171,045 1.34% 32,522,066 1.49%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
10,457,781 0.48% 83 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 39,628,826 1.82% 32,522,149 1.49%

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 653 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 755 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,000 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,110 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,329 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,902 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,034 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,164 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,622 11.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,898 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,656 11.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,600 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,215 11.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,524 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,570 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,029 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,550 11.4639 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,859 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,838 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,704 11.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,941 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,370 11.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,491 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,767 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,853 1,122.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,893 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 41,170 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,460 11.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,921 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,184 11.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 58,027 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 58,842 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 60,298 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 61,176 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 62,844 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 64,442 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 65,383 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 66,396 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,565 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 75,140 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 95,384 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 97,806 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 102,857 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 106,238 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 106,462 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 118,822 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 125,695 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 139,600 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 140,729 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 160,548 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 181,932 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 214,144 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 216,117 11.4854 ZAR
ORD Purchase 218,980 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 227,793 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 233,597 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 280,945 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 302,930 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 337,290 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 637,347 11.2609 ZAR
ORD Purchase 767,080 11.3385 ZAR
ORD Purchase 879,756 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 967,083 11.3065 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,092,547 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 327 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,675 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,838 11.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,474 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,060 11.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,418 11.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,513 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,783 11.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,609 11.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,653 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,918 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,187 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,424 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,925 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,538 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,486 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,941 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,431 11.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,617 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,629 11.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,071 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,935 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,168 11.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,966 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,712 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,588 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 36,615 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,541 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 42,287 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 48,352 11.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 54,433 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,305 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,852 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 65,135 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 75,797 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 76,424 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 78,474 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 82,248 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 84,649 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 96,883 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 99,435 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 104,671 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 105,423 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 119,709 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 125,316 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 133,778 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 144,595 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 165,111 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 212,705 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 229,744 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 246,283 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 356,323 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 523,587 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 634,601 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 767,080 11.3385 ZAR
ORD Sale 967,083 11.3065 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,210,707 11.2000 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: 19 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: 643318
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180319T145113+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED