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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

27 March 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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: 30,198,237 1.39% 39,034,742 1.79%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
14,263,727 0.65% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 44,461,964 2.04% 39,034,742 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:  

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 2,000 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,280 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,422 11.8646 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,536 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,253 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,212 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,976 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,450 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,549 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,455 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,065 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,446 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,215 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,322 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,837 12.0173 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,287 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,394 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,309 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 29,601 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,207 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,526 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 32,695 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 38,119 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,155 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 54,313 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 84,793 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 92,231 11.9724 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,428,002 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 662 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,380 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,451 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,606 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,376 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,344 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,117 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,486 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,424 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,454 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,263 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,077 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,784 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,068 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 35,256 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 36,203 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 38,552 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,145 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,634 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 47,700 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 50,014 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 53,404 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 57,509 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 58,965 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 66,532 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 98,858 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 315,409 12.0000 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:  

28 March 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 and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: 644016
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180328T122434+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED