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: 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

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: 26,634,184 1.22% 37,649,699 1.73%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
17,373,414 0.80% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 44,007,598 2.02% 37,649,699 1.73%

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 1,000 11.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,200 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,940 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,245 11.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,241 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,607 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,637 11.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,782 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,585 11.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,430 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,536 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,042 11.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,322 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,660 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,864 11.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,771 11.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,885 11.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,614 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,216 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 45,407 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 47,423 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,332 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,977 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,385 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 53,506 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 55,578 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 61,835 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 63,428 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 64,023 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 68,353 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 79,773 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 82,929 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 83,382 11.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 85,444 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 87,901 11.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 95,261 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 100,383 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 104,019 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 113,594 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 114,063 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 129,373 11.3352 ZAR
ORD Purchase 168,277 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 503,146 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 23 11.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 831 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,200 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,477 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,000 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,000 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,519 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,845 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,198 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,949 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,672 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,374 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 23,833 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,462 11.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,945 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,724 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,281 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 50,356 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,777,600 11.3500 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: 23 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: 643766
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180323T131520+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED