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: 23 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: 28,519,835 1.31% 38,023,182 1.75%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
15,966,764 0.73% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 44,486,599 2.04% 38,023,182 1.75%

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 119 11.2580 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,200 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,739 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,000 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,229 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,212 11.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,572 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,433 11.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,658 11.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,667 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,196 11.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,316 11.1400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,168 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,397 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,667 11.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,768 11.2525 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,404 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,304 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,873 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,695 11.2730 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,046 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,384 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,327 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,804 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,781 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 42,572 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,559 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 45,225 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 45,780 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 58,000 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 61,638 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 62,431 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 76,734 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 77,493 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 96,357 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 96,971 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 103,076 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 114,065 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 124,889 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 138,994 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 141,692 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 142,662 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 168,667 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 179,383 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 203,699 11.4011 ZAR
ORD Purchase 208,578 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 209,013 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 234,068 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 277,147 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 288,541 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 854,567 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 119 11.2580 ZAR
ORD Sale 613 11.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 658 11.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,173 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,221 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,088 11.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,413 11.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,727 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,377 11.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,404 11.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,174 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,584 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,772 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,054 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,356 11.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,804 11.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,354 11.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,819 11.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,545 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,269 11.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,300 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,670 11.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,676 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,870 11.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 38,426 11.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,782 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 60,632 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 66,013 11.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 74,361 11.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 91,120 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 92,779 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 139,611 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 236,722 11.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 318,650 11.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 853,379 11.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,254,621 11.4000 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: 26 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: 643842
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180326T135451+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED