FORM 8.3



Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)


(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
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 26 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


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: 28,233,746 1.30% 39,040,228 1.79%
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
16,983,287 0.78% 0 0.00%
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
TOTAL: 45,217,033 2.08% 39,040,228 1.79%

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:  


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 183 11.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 189 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 322 11.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,100 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,200 11.4200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,391 11.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,479 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,579 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,600 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,666 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,852 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,200 11.4000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,345 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,204 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,392 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,900 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,062 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,053 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,615 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,347 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,920 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,440 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,547 11.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,758 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,693 11.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,000 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,524 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,004 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,657 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,180 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,363 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,810 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,044 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,911 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,033 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 20,984 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,676 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,451 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,019 11.4400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,705 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,348 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,106 11.9702 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,440 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 35,644 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 37,040 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 39,564 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,192 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,144 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,969 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 53,959 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 65,020 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 65,734 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 65,943 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 82,310 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 100,730 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 108,370 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 141,474 11.7345 ZAR
ORD Purchase 247,113 11.8089 ZAR
ORD Purchase 396,135 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 27 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 141 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 627 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,300 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,525 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,928 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,035 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,479 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,900 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,000 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,525 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,720 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,900 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,920 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,819 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,200 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,428 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,232 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,458 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,678 11.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,000 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,763 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,281 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,199 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,600 12.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,600 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,452 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,745 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,703 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,175 11.4100 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,976 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,733 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,966 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 35,984 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 35,999 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 41,381 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 42,337 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 45,200 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 45,623 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 50,895 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 52,050 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 52,926 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 54,687 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 55,626 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 57,076 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 69,256 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 78,911 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 94,688 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 95,881 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 289,425 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 345,788 11.6677 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,400,000 11.4400 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)


(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”


(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”


(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 27 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

Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 643937
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180327T144629+0100