FORM 8.3 - SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

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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: 27 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: 235,313 0.01% 1,372,265 0.07%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 2,569,919 0.12%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 441,913 0.02% 3,942,184 0.19%
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%
           
(4)
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 4.1150 USD
ADR Purchase 985 4.1400 USD
ADR Purchase 1,354 4.1296 USD
ADR Purchase 1,400 4.0921 USD
ADR Purchase 1,700 4.0900 USD
ADR Purchase 1,900 4.1273 USD
ADR Purchase 2,100 4.0917 USD
ADR Purchase 2,100 4.1247 USD
ADR Purchase 2,500 4.1120 USD
ADR Purchase 3,300 4.1233 USD
ADR Purchase 3,600 4.1198 USD
ADR Purchase 5,300 4.1292 USD
ADR Purchase 5,400 4.1216 USD
ADR Purchase 7,200 4.1310 USD
ADR Purchase 7,900 4.1317 USD
ADR Purchase 9,800 4.1197 USD
ADR Purchase 11,600 4.1362 USD
ADR Purchase 15,000 4.1294 USD
ADR Purchase 21,117 4.1307 USD
ADR Purchase 22,300 4.1297 USD
ADR Purchase 26,566 4.1318 USD
ADR Purchase 82,038 4.1148 USD
ADR Purchase 93,822 4.1229 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.1300 USD
ADR Sale 400 4.0912 USD
ADR Sale 400 4.1312 USD
ADR Sale 595 4.1282 USD
ADR Sale 600 4.1441 USD
ADR Sale 700 4.0950 USD
ADR Sale 1,005 4.1231 USD
ADR Sale 1,100 4.0901 USD
ADR Sale 1,354 4.1296 USD
ADR Sale 1,354 4.1269 USD
ADR Sale 1,800 4.0966 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 1,940 11.9900 ZAR
ADR Sale 2,067 4.1400 USD
ADR Sale 4,018 4.1268 USD
ADR Sale 5,100 4.1203 USD
ADR Sale 6,120 4.0900 USD
ADR Sale 6,900 4.1105 USD
ADR Sale 7,050 4.1290 USD
ADR Sale 12,300 4.1315 USD
ADR Sale 19,404 4.1243 USD
ADR Sale 19,550 4.1126 USD
ADR Sale 21,100 4.1372 USD
ADR Sale 21,600 4.1295 USD
ADR Sale 31,400 4.1174 USD
ADR Sale 40,500 4.1280 USD
ADR Sale 53,318 4.1166 USD
ADR Sale 71,683 4.1276 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 644,839 11.9528 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 1,200 12.0265 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 25,516 12.0149 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 54,868 11.9259 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 55,585 11.9522 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 195,788 11.8149 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 14,837 12.0172 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 30,537 11.8612 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 62,862 11.8978 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 92,231 11.9723 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 106,938 11.9929 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 147,442 11.7734 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 382,648 11.8619 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,228,706 11.7547 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: 28 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: 644014
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180328T123504+0100

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