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: 17 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 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: 61,020,232 2.69% 79,652,061 3.52%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
24,397,569 1.08% 731 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 85,417,801 3.77% 79,652,792 3.52%

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 144 10.3800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 222 10.4300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,300 10.4900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,460 10.3600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,500 10.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,000 10.3900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 2,864 10.1200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,146 10.5100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,487 10.1800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,574 10.2300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,636 10.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,900 10.1300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,850 10.1700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 8,500 10.4500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,275 10.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,560 9.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,647 10.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,244 10.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,810 10.5000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 12,258 10.1600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 13,313 10.2200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 15,100 10.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,556 10.1900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 21,684 10.3700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 25,899 10.3200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,221 10.3500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,192 10.2400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,206 10.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 40,631 TRANSFER
ORD Purchase 42,486 10.2600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,962 10.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,257 10.4800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 47,012 10.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,500 10.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 54,889 10.3300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 63,856 10.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 64,455 10.3100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 80,667 10.2100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 81,561 10.3400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 116,809 10.2700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 120,834 10.3000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 126,018 10.2900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 163,978 10.2000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 166,518 10.2800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 263,274 10.2500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 363,795 10.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 31 10.3400 ZAR
ORD Sale 560 10.5500 ZAR
ORD Sale 620 10.3700 ZAR
ORD Sale 711 10.2300 ZAR
ORD Sale 834 10.3100 ZAR
ORD Sale 968 10.2800 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,300 10.4000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,353 10.6000 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,552 10.3500 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,600 10.4400 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,025 10.3600 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,166 10.3200 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,545 10.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,585 10.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,808 10.1700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,863 10.2900 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,341 10.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,884 9.9900 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,709 10.3300 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,975 10.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,985 10.0100 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,464 10.1066 ZAR
ORD Sale 8,936 10.2400 ZAR
ORD Sale 11,308 10.4200 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,539 10.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,639 10.2000 ZAR
ORD Sale 12,858 10.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 16,016 10.1800 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,332 10.1644 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,393 10.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 20,708 10.1300 ZAR
ORD Sale 22,427 10.0900 ZAR
ORD Sale 27,088 10.1900 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,241 10.0300 ZAR
ORD Sale 29,400 10.3000 ZAR
ORD Sale 31,673 10.2700 ZAR
ORD Sale 37,718 10.2500 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,940 10.1925 ZAR
ORD Sale 41,158 10.0600 ZAR
ORD Sale 41,309 10.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 56,408 10.1100 ZAR
ORD Sale 56,976 10.0700 ZAR
ORD Sale 62,086 10.0800 ZAR
ORD Sale 74,861 10.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 105,100 10.1000 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,128,000 10.7000 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: 18 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.

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: 645270
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180418T130713+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED