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: 20 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: 551,052 0.02% 1,172,427 0.05%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
5,553,486 0.25% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 6,104,538 0.27% 1,172,427 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% 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%
           
 
TOTAL: 600,000 0.13% 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 100 3.7600 USD
ADR Purchase 211 3.7576 USD
ADR Purchase 600 3.7683 USD
ADR Purchase 1,300 3.7711 USD
ADR Purchase 2,100 3.7695 USD
ADR Purchase 3,100 3.7398 USD
ADR Purchase 4,200 3.7250 USD
ADR Purchase 4,300 3.7705 USD
ADR Purchase 4,355 3.7585 USD
ADR Purchase 4,570 3.7241 USD
ADR Purchase 5,303 3.7400 USD
ADR Purchase 5,616 3.7696 USD
ADR Purchase 7,400 3.7697 USD
ADR Purchase 8,709 3.7677 USD
ADR Purchase 11,600 3.7417 USD
ADR Purchase 14,200 3.7745 USD
ADR Purchase 14,800 3.7500 USD
ADR Purchase 17,408 3.7403 USD
ADR Purchase 18,075 3.7737 USD
ADR Purchase 21,849 3.7100 USD
ADR Purchase 24,845 3.7353 USD
ADR Purchase 25,800 3.7414 USD
ADR Purchase 30,000 3.7310 USD
ADR Purchase 33,200 3.7304 USD
ADR Purchase 100,000 3.7426 USD
ADR Purchase 100,000 3.7425 USD
ADR Purchase 126,063 3.7554 USD
ADR Sale 100 3.7550 USD
ADR Sale 200 3.7100 USD
ADR Sale 200 3.7600 USD
ADR Sale 500 3.7710 USD
ADR Sale 800 3.7225 USD
ADR Sale 1,000 3.7300 USD
ADR Sale 1,037 3.6500 USD
ADR Sale 1,800 3.7125 USD
ADR Sale 3,600 3.7427 USD
ADR Sale 3,800 3.7705 USD
ADR Sale 4,200 3.7504 USD
ADR Sale 4,700 3.7507 USD
ADR Sale 7,400 3.7700 USD
ADR Sale 8,403 3.7399 USD
ADR Sale 12,849 3.7679 USD
ADR Sale 13,570 3.7370 USD
ADR Sale 13,700 3.7329 USD
ADR Sale 21,622 3.7501 USD
ADR Sale 24,200 3.7259 USD
ADR Sale 27,200 3.7458 USD
ADR Sale 33,700 3.7376 USD
ADR Sale 69,689 3.7500 USD
ADR Sale 77,208 3.7393 USD
ADR Sale 82,414 3.7571 USD
ADR Sale 100,000 3.7425 USD

(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 16,136 11.1821 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 19,589 11.1690 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 107,054 11.3396 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 165,798 11.2602 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 286,023 11.3427 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 694,774 11.2876 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 10,604 11.4132 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 13,114 11.0626 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 17,105 10.9931 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 89,656 11.3745 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 102,301 11.1554 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 127,933 11.3452 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 503,041 11.3773 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: 23 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: 645628
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180423T174617+0100

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