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: 20 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: 26,712,872 1.23% 39,956,117 1.83%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
19,658,068 0.90% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 46,370,940 2.13% 39,956,117 1.83%

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 900 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,268 1,144.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,563 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,856 11.2811 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,120 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,658 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,700 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,900 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,640 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,075 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,113 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,337 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,135 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,626 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 17,433 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,494 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,708 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,412 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,288 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,172 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,915 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,796 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,925 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 37,214 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,176 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,194 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,065 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 45,950 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 60,805 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 86,765 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 94,230 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 94,417 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 94,522 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 96,554 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 105,068 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 132,264 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 135,900 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 146,212 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 164,512 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 169,216 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 175,542 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 286,227 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 520,991 11.3485 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,029,061 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 522 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 611 1,126.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,001 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,100 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,385 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,961 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,238 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,348 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,944 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,426 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,621 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,656 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,741 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,751 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,901 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,637 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,794 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,696 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,295 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,565 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,506 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,187 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,123 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,487 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,530 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,272 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,608 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,030 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,887 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,516 1,150.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,540 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,760 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,664 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,348 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 47,593 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 49,361 11.5905 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,865 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 118,859 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 171,176 1,134.5400 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,156,314 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,713,594 11.3000 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: 22 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: 643669
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180322T144151+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED