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

 

29 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: 30,437,839 1.40% 39,712,208 1.82%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
14,698,574 0.67% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 45,136,413 2.07% 39,712,208 1.82%

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 1,200 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,000 11.5400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,200 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,321 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,598 11.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,000 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,262 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,460 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,634 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,000 11.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,465 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 14,364 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,560 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 19,796 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,261 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,889 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,929 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 24,637 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 26,020 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 28,688 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 30,796 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 33,023 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,095 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 53,866 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 54,300 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 60,829 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 61,996 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 129,973 11.6504 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,000 11.5300 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,771 11.8800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,800 11.5800 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,225 11.5900 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,800 11.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 4,200 11.7300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,000 11.4600 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,600 11.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,000 11.4700 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,232 11.7100 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,269 11.6200 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,123 11.5200 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,851 11.6600 ZAR
ORD Sale 9,587 11.8200 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,203 11.6100 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,294 11.7200 ZAR
ORD Sale 10,546 11.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,082 11.6400 ZAR
ORD Sale 15,783 11.6900 ZAR
ORD Sale 17,540 11.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,785 11.6700 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,842 11.5700 ZAR
ORD Sale 21,923 11.5100 ZAR
ORD Sale 26,854 11.6500 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,000 11.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,148 11.5000 ZAR
ORD Sale 28,173 11.6300 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,037 11.8500 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,974 11.6800 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,211 11.4900 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,515 11.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 42,206 11.5677 ZAR
ORD Sale 42,958 11.7000 ZAR
ORD Sale 43,881 11.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 69,237 11.7240 ZAR
ORD Sale 164,703 11.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 237,874 11.6929 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:  

3 Apr 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: 644229
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180403T150149+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED