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 interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient. For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.

   
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:

Use a separate form for each offeror/offeree

 

SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

(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:

For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure

 

11 JULY 2018

(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?

If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state “N/A”

 

YES 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: 131,329,728 5.80% 128,408,121 5.67%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
4,015,809 0.18% 1,357 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 135,345,537 5.97% 128,409,478 5.67%

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

(a)   Purchases and sales        
Class of relevant Purchase/sale Number of Price per unit
security   securities  
Ordinary NPV Purchase 1,987 7.9300 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 4,008 7.9500 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 6,000 8.0000 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 6,640 8.0700 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 6,990 7.9200 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 7,756 7.9700 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 7,929 8.0300 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 11,201 8.0600 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 16,453 7.9800 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 39,586 7.9900 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 44,181 8.0500 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 47,485 7.9600 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 58,287 8.0100 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 78,013 8.0200 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Purchase 159,855 8.0400 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 12,646 8.0700 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 16,059 7.9100 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 31,789 8.0600 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 33,749 7.9600 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 37,718 7.9400 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 40,568 7.9300 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 65,436 7.9200 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 83,054 8.0300 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 98,362 7.9500 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 112,504 7.9700 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 127,624 8.0100 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 163,213 8.0200 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 189,588 7.9800 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 195,228 7.9900 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 251,550 8.0500 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 302,542 8.0000 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 305,120 8.0400 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 459,293 8.0240 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:  

12 JULY 2018

Contact name:

Large Holdings Regulatory Operations

Telephone number:

020 3134 7213

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service and must also be emailed to the Takeover Panel at monitoring@disclosure.org.uk. 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: 651315
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180712T143951+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED