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: 18 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:       Ordinary npv            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 348,761 0.02% 1,211,779 0.05%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
3,592,963 0.16% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 3,941,724 0.18% 1,211,779 0.05%
Class of relevant security:       Convertible Bond XS1689727920            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 600,000 0.13% 200,000 0.01%
           
(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: 600,000 0.13% 200,000 0.01%

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 100 3.5700 USD
ADR Purchase 800 3.5900 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 3.5534 USD
ADR Purchase 1,600 3.5984 USD
ADR Purchase 1,700 3.5794 USD
ADR Purchase 2,100 3.5085 USD
ADR Purchase 3,000 3.5000 USD
ADR Purchase 3,010 3.6100 USD
ADR Purchase 3,010 3.6250 USD
ADR Purchase 3,700 3.5800 USD
ADR Purchase 4,700 3.5954 USD
ADR Purchase 4,791 3.5847 USD
Ordinary npv Purchase 10,340 TRANSFER
ADR Purchase 10,400 3.5350 USD
ADR Purchase 14,400 3.5859 USD
ADR Purchase 15,700 3.5831 USD
ADR Purchase 20,400 3.5934 USD
ADR Purchase 31,900 3.5731 USD
ADR Purchase 41,800 3.5850 USD
ADR Purchase 64,113 3.5173 USD
ADR Purchase 66,375 3.5181 USD
ADR Purchase 101,581 3.5189 USD
ADR Purchase 152,999 3.5471 USD
ADR Purchase 234,878 3.5766 USD
ADR Sale 100 3.5750 USD
ADR Sale 200 3.5825 USD
ADR Sale 300 3.5983 USD
ADR Sale 300 3.5950 USD
ADR Sale 400 3.5000 USD
ADR Sale 400 3.5212 USD
ADR Sale 580 3.5593 USD
ADR Sale 1,100 3.6013 USD
ADR Sale 1,200 3.6041 USD
ADR Sale 1,300 3.5257 USD
ADR Sale 1,900 3.6089 USD
ADR Sale 2,600 3.5023 USD
ADR Sale 3,010 3.6250 USD
ADR Sale 3,310 3.6100 USD
ADR Sale 4,700 3.5954 USD
ADR Sale 4,791 3.5847 USD
ADR Sale 8,100 3.5800 USD
ADR Sale 8,200 3.5939 USD
ADR Sale 12,200 3.5977 USD
ADR Sale 14,421 3.5311 USD
ADR Sale 15,600 3.5832 USD
ADR Sale 16,900 3.5938 USD
ADR Sale 18,868 3.5677 USD
ADR Sale 21,072 3.5728 USD
ADR Sale 28,732 3.5477 USD
ADR Sale 31,237 3.5670 USD
ADR Sale 41,800 3.5850 USD
ADR Sale 46,903 3.5582 USD
ADR Sale 100,375 3.5451 USD
ADR Sale 132,289 3.5880 USD
ADR Sale 248,669 3.5188 USD
Ordinary npv Sale 700,000 10.1000 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 234 10.5270 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 176,682 10.1012 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 427,888 10.2401 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 501,191 10.3491 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 700,000 10.0989 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 722,360 10.4519 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 961,284 10.4909 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 8,889 10.7008 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 75,859 10.6822 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 81,442 10.7006 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 98,602 10.0240 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 446,207 10.4907 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 448,333 10.6051 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: 19 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 PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 645376
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180419T123031+0100

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