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: 19 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: 398,913 0.02% 1,382,921 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 5,988,701 0.27%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 605,513 0.03% 7,371,622 0.34%
 
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 3.9750 USD
ADR Purchase 100 3.8900 USD
ADR Purchase 200 3.9650 USD
ADR Purchase 200 4.0050 USD
ADR Purchase 284 3.8202 USD
ADR Purchase 300 3.8866 USD
ADR Purchase 400 3.9587 USD
ADR Purchase 900 3.9700 USD
ADR Purchase 900 3.9761 USD
ADR Purchase 2,000 3.8800 USD
ADR Purchase 2,219 3.9900 USD
ADR Purchase 4,200 3.8532 USD
ADR Purchase 4,360 3.8914 USD
ADR Purchase 4,745 3.9567 USD
ADR Purchase 4,800 3.9809 USD
ADR Purchase 5,400 3.9836 USD
ADR Purchase 6,100 3.9480 USD
ADR Purchase 6,300 3.8500 USD
ADR Purchase 6,500 3.9140 USD
ADR Purchase 6,800 3.9467 USD
ADR Purchase 7,300 3.9400 USD
ADR Purchase 7,990 3.8235 USD
ADR Purchase 9,600 3.9435 USD
ADR Purchase 10,800 3.8713 USD
ADR Purchase 11,107 3.8306 USD
ADR Purchase 11,400 3.9714 USD
ADR Purchase 13,800 3.9230 USD
ADR Purchase 15,700 3.9180 USD
ADR Purchase 19,900 3.9193 USD
ADR Purchase 25,000 3.9600 USD
ADR Purchase 25,545 3.9256 USD
ADR Purchase 26,575 3.8912 USD
ADR Purchase 493,170 3.8560 USD
ADR Sale 284 3.8202 USD
ADR Sale 400 3.9587 USD
ADR Sale 800 3.8800 USD
ADR Sale 1,800 3.8183 USD
ADR Sale 2,200 3.9184 USD
ADR Sale 8,900 3.9494 USD
ADR Sale 11,000 3.8950 USD
ADR Sale 12,500 3.8559 USD
ADR Sale 14,845 3.9400 USD
ADR Sale 17,700 3.9195 USD
ADR Sale 23,900 3.9764 USD
ADR Sale 24,200 3.9600 USD
ADR Sale 52,264 3.9300 USD
ADR Sale 67,331 3.8296 USD
ADR Sale 74,132 3.8817 USD
ADR Sale 95,020 3.8533 USD
ADR Sale 102,552 3.8518 USD
ADR Sale 226,467 3.8672 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 235,821 11.5124 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 3,652,000 11.2200 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 3,784 11.5025 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 4,000 11.6316 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 46,859 11.3440 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 132,076 11.4748 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 160,447 11.3303 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 3,652,000 11.2188 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 4,722 11.2745 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 9,375 11.3045 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 9,390 11.4332 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 94,550 11.4576 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 102,040 11.4084 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 1,831,480 11.4387 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: 20 Mar 2018
Contact name: ELISE TANG
Telephone number: 0207 1163001

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: 643452
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180320T141529+0000

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