Form 8.3 - Sibanye Gold Limited


FORM 8.3



Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)


(a) Full name of discloser:   Millennium International Management LP
(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

  3 June 2019
(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


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 (ZAE000173951) - interest partially held via holding of ADRs (US8257242060)


  Interests   Short positions
  Number   %   Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled:   27,265,300   1.146%   1,308,840   0.055%
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:   2,487,103   0.105%   550,983   0.023%
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell:                


  29,752,403   1.250%   1,859,823   0.078%

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:  


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 security   Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit (USD)
US8257242060   Purchase   274   3.87
US8257242060   Purchase   1,041   3.88
US8257242060   Purchase   18,359   3.89
US8257242060   Purchase   3,000   3.90
US8257242060   Purchase   3,200   3.92
US8257242060   Purchase   30,200   3.94
US8257242060   Purchase   7,150   3.95
US8257242060   Purchase   14,540   3.96
US8257242060   Purchase   5,600   3.97
US8257242060   Purchase   952   3.98
US8257242060   Purchase   10,700   3.99
US8257242060   Purchase   19,348   4.00
US8257242060   Purchase   9,200   4.01
US8257242060   Purchase   1,900   4.02
US8257242060   Purchase   15,675   4.03
US8257242060   Purchase   28,932   4.04
US8257242060   Purchase   11,620   4.05
US8257242060   Purchase   792   4.06
US8257242060   Purchase   600   4.07
US8257242060   Purchase   200   4.08
US8257242060   Purchase   1,639   3.88
US8257242060   Purchase   1,624   3.89
US8257242060   Purchase   3,020   3.90
US8257242060   Purchase   5   3.91
US8257242060   Purchase   401   3.92
US8257242060   Purchase   12,800   3.94
US8257242060   Purchase   1,600   3.95
US8257242060   Purchase   1,800   3.96
US8257242060   Purchase   3,503   3.97
US8257242060   Purchase   1,806   3.98
US8257242060   Purchase   7,224   3.99
US8257242060   Purchase   3,793   4.00
US8257242060   Purchase   6,100   4.01
US8257242060   Purchase   4,703   4.02
US8257242060   Purchase   10,146   4.03
US8257242060   Purchase   2,932   4.04
US8257242060   Purchase   1,483   4.05
US8257242060   Purchase   2,058   4.06
US8257242060   Sale   1,856   4.04
US8257242060   Sale   274   3.87
US8257242060   Sale   270   3.88
US8257242060   Sale   172   3.90
US8257242060   Sale   241   3.91
US8257242060   Sale   109   3.93
US8257242060   Sale   132   3.96
US8257242060   Sale   102   3.98
US8257242060   Sale   2,300   3.88
US8257242060   Sale   500   3.89
US8257242060   Sale   22,640   3.90
US8257242060   Sale   399   3.91
US8257242060   Sale   1,200   3.92
US8257242060   Sale   3,600   3.93
US8257242060   Sale   5,997   3.94
US8257242060   Sale   6,001   3.95
US8257242060   Sale   8,407   3.96
US8257242060   Sale   12,280   3.97
US8257242060   Sale   17,035   3.98
US8257242060   Sale   96,965   3.99
US8257242060   Sale   33,760   4.00
US8257242060   Sale   2,400   4.01
US8257242060   Sale   7,277   4.02
US8257242060   Sale   28,009   4.03
US8257242060   Sale   16,110   4.04
US8257242060   Sale   20,545   4.05
US8257242060   Sale   14,252   4.06
US8257242060   Sale   200   4.07

(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 (ZAR)
ZAE000173951   CFD   Increasing a long position   113,012   14.03
ZAE000173951   CFD   Reducing a long position   157   14.27

(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)


(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”


(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”


(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure:   4 June 2019
Contact name:   Milos Naumovic
Telephone number:   +44 203 650 8203

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 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

Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 669749
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20190604T144722+0100


Millennium Partners, L.P.


Millennium Partners, L.P.