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: 28 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: 30,466,316 1.40% 39,434,620 1.81%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
14,390,017 0.66% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 44,856,333 2.06% 39,434,620 1.81%

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 169 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 530 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,100 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,200 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,000 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,154 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,886 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,014 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,357 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,411 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,514 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,000 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,021 11.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,949 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,600 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,649 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,000 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,729 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,493 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,296 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,576 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,000 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,372 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,760 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,346 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,400 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,831 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,393 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,707 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 23,976 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,328 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,621 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,809 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,012 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,942 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 52,668 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 67,458 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 70,031 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 83,740 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 431,793 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,777 12.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,000 12.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,193 11.5600 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,869 11.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,084 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,227 12.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,349 11.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,800 11.9500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,976 12.0200 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,568 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,644 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,452 11.8900 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,723 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,000 11.9300 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,029 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,270 12.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,276 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,921 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,502 11.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,378 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 13,883 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,100 11.9400 ZAR
ORD Sale 14,243 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,085 11.9800 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,761 12.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,403 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,938 12.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,941 11.6935 ZAR
ORD Sale 18,955 11.7628 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,200 11.9700 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,621 12.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,195 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,200 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,443 11.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,402 12.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 24,341 11.9100 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,762 12.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,158 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,675 11.9200 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,915 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 34,023 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 38,633 11.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 39,506 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,271 11.9600 ZAR
ORD Sale 44,878 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 46,680 12.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 47,700 12.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 49,863 11.9000 ZAR
ORD Sale 68,789 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 74,166 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 76,278 12.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 86,926 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 104,157 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 219,691 12.0000 ZAR
ORD Sale 357,712 11.8570 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: 29 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: 644112
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180329T132558+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED