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: 22 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: 347,009 0.02% 1,414,665 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 254,640 0.01%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 553,609 0.03% 1,669,305 0.08%
 
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%
           
 
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 400 3.8500 USD
ADR Purchase 800 3.8262 USD
ADR Purchase 1,000 3.9035 USD
ADR Purchase 2,538 3.9050 USD
ADR Purchase 2,600 3.9048 USD
ADR Purchase 2,700 3.8990 USD
ADR Purchase 3,200 3.9012 USD
ADR Purchase 7,588 3.9018 USD
ADR Purchase 8,100 3.9056 USD
ADR Purchase 24,200 3.8790 USD
ADR Purchase 33,649 3.9000 USD
ADR Purchase 396,823 3.8702 USD
ADR Sale 28 3.8700 USD
ADR Sale 300 3.8983 USD
ADR Sale 300 3.8950 USD
ADR Sale 800 3.8600 USD
ADR Sale 1,619 3.9017 USD
ADR Sale 2,538 3.9050 USD
ADR Sale 2,680 3.8499 USD
ADR Sale 2,900 3.9046 USD
ADR Sale 3,100 3.8946 USD
ADR Sale 3,281 3.9090 USD
ADR Sale 6,108 3.9113 USD
ADR Sale 7,000 3.9028 USD
ADR Sale 7,900 3.8999 USD
ADR Sale 16,000 3.8684 USD
ADR Sale 21,100 3.8767 USD
ADR Sale 21,900 3.9000 USD
ADR Sale 42,303 3.8955 USD
ADR Sale 79,465 3.8375 USD
ADR Sale 111,536 3.8495 USD
ADR Sale 146,691 3.8966 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 454,405 11.2396 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 2,776,000 11.3500 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 23 11.0869 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 8,720 11.2861 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 30,107 11.1284 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 89,250 11.1686 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 134,276 11.3860 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 2,776,000 11.3488 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 3,466 11.2331 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 31,778 11.1121 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 47,506 11.3915 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 167,521 11.2505 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 172,614 11.1864 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 1,584,892 11.2890 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: 23 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: 643765
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180323T131310+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC