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 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: 30 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: 54,860 0.00% 1,015,075 0.01%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
5,105,193 0.23% 0 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 5,160,053 0.23% 1,015,075 0.01%
Class of relevant security:       Convertible Bond XS1689727920            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 400,000 0.09% 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: 400,000 0.09% 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 80 3.5600 USD
ADR Purchase 115 3.5300 USD
ADR Purchase 143 3.5569 USD
ADR Purchase 500 3.5640 USD
ADR Purchase 530 3.5900 USD
ADR Purchase 900 3.5394 USD
ADR Purchase 3,572 3.5539 USD
ADR Purchase 4,900 3.5507 USD
ADR Purchase 11,600 3.5486 USD
ADR Purchase 14,100 3.5466 USD
ADR Purchase 15,247 3.5372 USD
ADR Purchase 15,926 3.5515 USD
ADR Purchase 28,622 3.5629 USD
ADR Purchase 65,394 3.5520 USD
ADR Purchase 67,371 3.5605 USD
ADR Sale 880 3.5300 USD
ADR Sale 2,610 3.5516 USD
ADR Sale 4,600 3.5456 USD
ADR Sale 4,700 3.5458 USD
ADR Sale 5,800 3.5572 USD
ADR Sale 9,400 3.5470 USD
ADR Sale 9,500 3.5471 USD
ADR Sale 13,277 3.5393 USD
ADR Sale 58,196 3.5616 USD
ADR Sale 120,037 3.5545 USD
Convertible Bond XS1689727920 Sale 200,000 84.2500 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 2,120 10.9920 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 10,385 10.9668 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 19,099 11.0103 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 50,188 10.9520 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Long 66,449 11.0151 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 26,089 10.9831 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 35,152 11.0547 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 112,218 10.9843 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 214,472 10.9936 ZAR
Ordinary npv CFD Short 256,800 10.9929 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: 1 May 2018
Contact name: Jay Supaya
Telephone number: 020 7773 0635

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: 646197
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180501T140536+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC