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: 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

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: 257,457 0.01% 1,371,865 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 464,057 0.02% 1,371,865 0.07%
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 100 4.0700 USD
ADR Purchase 300 4.0766 USD
ADR Purchase 600 4.0466 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 4.0372 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 4.0922 USD
ADR Purchase 5,300 4.0250 USD
ADR Purchase 5,949 4.0421 USD
ADR Purchase 13,600 4.0755 USD
ADR Purchase 15,585 4.0387 USD
ADR Purchase 24,800 4.0751 USD
ADR Purchase 29,130 4.1539 USD
ADR Purchase 29,700 4.1400 USD
ADR Purchase 38,400 4.0752 USD
ADR Purchase 54,506 4.1284 USD
ADR Purchase 122,673 4.0521 USD
ADR Purchase 147,256 4.0525 USD
ADR Sale 200 4.0850 USD
ADR Sale 200 4.1325 USD
ADR Sale 300 4.0266 USD
ADR Sale 600 4.1116 USD
ADR Sale 600 4.0400 USD
ADR Sale 700 4.0428 USD
ADR Sale 949 4.0472 USD
ADR Sale 1,238 4.0600 USD
ADR Sale 1,800 4.0405 USD
ADR Sale 2,200 4.0513 USD
ADR Sale 3,597 4.0800 USD
ADR Sale 3,598 4.1400 USD
ADR Sale 5,300 4.0250 USD
ADR Sale 10,900 4.0688 USD
ADR Sale 12,000 4.0823 USD
ADR Sale 14,200 4.1299 USD
ADR Sale 26,400 4.0721 USD
ADR Sale 27,500 4.0778 USD
ADR Sale 33,753 4.0635 USD
ADR Sale 48,477 4.0431 USD
ADR Sale 64,188 4.0537 USD
ADR Sale 238,594 4.0872 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 1,400,000 11.4400 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 5,867 11.6453 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 10,434 11.4054 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 150,000 11.6676 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 163,391 11.9618 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 195,788 11.6677 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 244,736 11.7345 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 732,075 11.7451 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 2,800,000 11.4388 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 9,612 11.6513 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 11,611 11.7401 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 11,932 11.8472 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 28,945 11.6054 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 51,629 11.4353 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 52,436 11.6391 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 71,015 11.7876 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 546,936 11.8128 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 575,763 11.6680 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: 27 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: 643941
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180327T150400+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

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BARCLAYS PLC