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: 03 August 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: 663,380 0.03% 5,822,118 0.26%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
214,864 0.01% 6,140,215 0.27%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 1,623,000 0.07% 0 0.00%
           
(4)
TOTAL: 2,501,244 0.11% 11,962,333 0.53%
Class of relevant security:       Convertible Bond XS1689727920            
Interests Short Positions
    Number (%) Number (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 2,400,000 0.53% 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: 2,400,000 0.53% 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 2.6300 USD
ADR Purchase 700 2.6350 USD
ADR Purchase 1,100 2.6550 USD
ADR Purchase 1,600 2.6450 USD
ADR Purchase 3,800 2.6390 USD
ADR Purchase 3,900 2.6397 USD
ADR Purchase 5,100 2.6453 USD
ADR Purchase 5,797 2.6051 USD
ADR Purchase 6,500 2.6534 USD
ADR Purchase 11,300 2.6394 USD
ADR Purchase 11,600 2.6499 USD
ADR Purchase 24,626 2.6132 USD
ADR Purchase 24,822 2.6240 USD
ADR Purchase 25,000 2.6101 USD
ADR Purchase 35,534 2.6348 USD
ADR Purchase 46,909 2.6403 USD
ADR Sale 1,406 2.6500 USD
ADR Sale 1,600 2.6450 USD
ADR Sale 2,500 2.6344 USD
ADR Sale 3,032 2.6100 USD
ADR Sale 3,400 2.6550 USD
ADR Sale 3,500 2.6544 USD
ADR Sale 4,600 2.6102 USD
ADR Sale 8,600 2.6483 USD
ADR Sale 9,100 2.6541 USD
ADR Sale 10,002 2.6424 USD
ADR Sale 12,117 2.6404 USD
ADR Sale 17,368 2.6101 USD
ADR Sale 19,800 2.6392 USD
ADR Sale 24,790 2.6394 USD
ADR Sale 90,779 2.6241 USD
Ordinary NPV Sale 100,000 8.5500 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 440,000 8.2700 ZAR
Ordinary NPV Sale 1,219,432 8.7100 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 385 8.4575 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 14,079 8.6722 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 16,718 8.4485 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 57,135 8.7065 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 200,000 8.5004 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 269,516 8.6017 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 440,000 8.2691 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 440,000 228.6871 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 1,219,432 8.7091 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Long 1,219,432 8.7100 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 32,624 8.4445 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 68,280 8.5699 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 114,014 8.6052 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 323,512 8.5147 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 358,180 8.4594 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 657,699 8.6189 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 1,219,432 8.7100 ZAR
Ordinary NPV CFD Short 1,219,432 8.7108 ZAR
NB: The below transactions which were previously disclosed have been cancelled      
Class of   Product Nature of dealing Number of Price per
relevant description reference unit
security     securities  
ORD CFD Long 440,000 228.6871 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?   YES
Date of disclosure: 6 Aug 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.

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.

SUPPLEMENTAL FORM 8 (OPEN POSITIONS)

DETAILS OF OPEN STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVE (INCLUDING OPTION) POSITIONS, AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Note 5(i) on Rule 8 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

Identity of the person whose positions/dealings   Barclays PLC.
are being disclosed:  
Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED
relevant securities this from relates:  

2. STOCK-SETTLED DERIVATIVES (INCLUDING OPTIONS)

Class   Product   Writing,   Number   Exercise   Type   Expiry
of description purchasing, of price date
relevant selling, securities per unit
security varying etc to which
option
      relates      
ADR Put Options Written 791,000 3.0000 American 19 Oct 2018
ADR Call Options Purchased 832,000 3.0000 American 19 Oct 2018

3. AGREEMENTS TO PURCHASE OR SELL ETC.

Full details should be given so that the nature of the interest or position can be fully understood:

It is not necessary to provide details on a Supplemental Form (Open Positions) with regard to cash-settled derivatives.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

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: 652910
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180806T135915+0100

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC

Contacts

BARCLAYS PLC