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: 03 April 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

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: 133,161 0.01% 1,313,957 0.06%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
206,600 0.01% 4,579,863 0.21%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 339,761 0.02% 5,893,820 0.27%
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 3,700 3.9859 USD
ADR Purchase 4,209 4.0150 USD
ADR Purchase 6,100 3.9874 USD
ADR Purchase 6,200 3.9775 USD
ADR Purchase 9,900 3.9807 USD
ADR Purchase 17,632 3.9800 USD
ADR Purchase 591,644 4.0283 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.0100 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.0350 USD
ADR Sale 100 4.0450 USD
ADR Sale 500 3.9730 USD
ADR Sale 500 4.0360 USD
ADR Sale 1,600 4.0400 USD
ADR Sale 2,100 3.9200 USD
ADR Sale 2,200 3.9722 USD
ADR Sale 3,100 3.9964 USD
ADR Sale 4,209 4.0150 USD
ADR Sale 4,400 3.9844 USD
ADR Sale 4,900 3.9881 USD
ADR Sale 5,000 3.9734 USD
ADR Sale 5,500 3.9777 USD
ADR Sale 6,032 3.9300 USD
ADR Sale 7,200 4.0341 USD
ADR Sale 10,700 4.0346 USD
ADR Sale 12,600 4.0000 USD
ADR Sale 28,473 4.0186 USD
ADR Sale 31,300 4.0069 USD
ADR Sale 52,175 4.0238 USD
ADR Sale 78,136 4.0388 USD
ADR Sale 111,192 4.0397 USD
ADR Sale 137,748 4.0229 USD
ADR Sale 150,572 4.0292 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 313,661 11.7144 ZAR
Ordinary npv Sale 600,000 11.7700 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 11,271 12.0598 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 11,538 11.8565 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 27,419 11.6853 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 64,581 11.7822 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 84,156 11.8428 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 292,218 11.6900 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 600,000 11.7688 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 91 11.9234 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 1,800 11.8033 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 4,384 11.7046 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 21,480 11.7098 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 22,486 11.8974 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 185,330 11.8437 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 292,218 11.6900 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 2,234,056 11.7727 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: 4 Apr 2018
Contact name: Femi Badmos
Telephone number: 020 3555 1125

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: 644337
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180404T181753+0100

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