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:   Absa 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 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

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:   USD 0.0001 ordinary

 

Interests   Short positions
  Number   % Number   %
(1) Relevant securities owned and/or controlled: 30,350,157 1.28% 44,490,522 1.87%
(2) Cash-settled derivatives: 15,994,595 0.67% 4,871 0.00%
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options) and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%

TOTAL:

46,344,752 1.95% 44,495,393 1.87%

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 security   Purchase/sale   Number of securities   Price per unit
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 29 14.2900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 36 14.2600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 37 14.4200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 121 14.5400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 242 14.6700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 856 14.2400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 1660 14.6500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3000 14.5700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3477 14.6200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 3934 14.5000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 4258 14.4000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 6214 14.5900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 8887 14.4400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 9680 14.4600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 10000 14.5600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 11711 14.4300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 12913 14.6000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 12971 14.6300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 13540 14.4500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 15763 14.6100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 18726 14.4700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 22608 14.4800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 101868 14.4034 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 101868 14.4150 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Purchase 101868 14.4150 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 629938 14.5285 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 186826 14.4500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 180150 14.4700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 128508 14.5500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 109475 14.4600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 102675 14.6000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 101868 14.4150 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 101868 14.4150 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 64099 14.4800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 59034 14.4900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 54574 14.4400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 51518 14.6100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 45254 14.4100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 38866 14.5200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 30946 14.5300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 30503 14.5400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 26921 14.6400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 26194 14.5600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 24259 14.3900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 22251 14.4300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 20535 14.5800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 19224 14.5000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 17952 14.4200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 17490 14.5700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 15040 14.4000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 13939 14.5900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 11181 14.2600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 9700 14.3600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 8214 14.3500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 7073 14.3800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 6315 14.3700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 6096 14.5100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5866 14.6300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5308 14.3100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 5000 14.7000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4859 14.3300 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 4401 14.3200 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3024 14.6600 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3000 14.2500 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 3000 14.2900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2647 14.3000 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2058 14.6900 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 2025 14.7100 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 1121 14.6700 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 856 14.2400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 782 14.3400 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 31 14.6800 ZAR
USD 0.0001 ordinary Sale 27 14.6200 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”

(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:   11 June 2019
Contact name: Large Holdings Regulatory Operations
Telephone number*: +27 11 846 4234

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.

*If the discloser is a natural person, a telephone number does not need to be included, provided contact information has been provided to the Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: Absa Group Limited
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 670187
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20190612T143930+0100

Contacts

Absa Group Limited

Contacts

Absa Group Limited