JSE: SOL - SOLBE1 - Announcement regarding suspension of trading in SOLBE1 shares

Publication Date: 
Monday, March 26, 2018

Announcement regarding suspension of trading in SOLBE1 shares

Sasol Limited
(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)
(Registration number 1979/003231/06)
Sasol Ordinary Share codes: JSE: SOL NYSE: SSL
Sasol Ordinary ISIN codes: ZAE000006896 US8038663006
Sasol BEE Ordinary Share code: JSE: SOLBE1
Sasol BEE Ordinary ISIN code: ZAE000151817


1. We refer to the SENS announcement published on Wednesday, 21 February 2018 relating to the
consequences of not exercising the Election Right as more fully described in that SENS

2. Should a SOLBE1 shareholder –

2.1. not have exercised the Election Right during the period referred to in the Wednesday, 21
February 2018 SENS announcement;

2.2. have exercised the Election Right but the election was void for any reason,

2.3. have disposed of some of such SOLBE1 shareholder’s SOLBE1 Shares from Wednesday,
7 February 2018; or

2.4. have acquired SOLBE1 Shares from Wednesday, 7 February 2018,

(“Non-Electing SOLBE1 Shareholder”), such Non-Electing SOLBE1 shareholder will be unable
to trade in his/her/its SOLBE1 Shares or remaining SOLBE1 Shares, as the case may be, from
09:00, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 until 09:00 on Friday, 6 April 2018. The reason for this suspension
is that the SOLBE1 Shares in question will automatically re-designate as SOL Shares on Thursday,
5 April 2018 and the suspension in trading is required in order to enable the correct shareholders’
names to be on the SOLBE1 securities register on Thursday, 29 March 2018, being the record date
for purposes of the re-designation (“Record Date”). The names of the Non-Electing SOLBE1
Shareholders that appear on the SOLBE1 securities register on the Record Date will be transferred
to the SOL securities register on Thursday, 5 April 2018.

3. Important dates

Last Day to Trade (the last day on which a Non- Monday, 26 March 2018
Electing SOLBE1 Shareholder can transact
(whether on or off-market) in SOLBE1 Shares
in order to be on the SOLBE1 securities
register on the Record Date)
Suspension of trading in SOLBE1 Shares of 09:00 on Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Non-Electing SOLBE1 Shareholders
Record Date Thursday, 29 March 2018
Date on which SOLBE1 Shares of Non-Electing Thursday, 5 April 2018
SOLBE1 Shareholders will automatically re-
designate to SOL Shares
CSDP and broker client accounts where there Thursday, 5 April 2018
are holdings of SOLBE1 Shares of Non-
Electing SOLBE1 Shareholders to be updated
to reflect the automatic re-designation of these
holders’ SOLBE1 Shares to SOL Shares
Lifting of suspension of trading in SOLBE1 09:00 on Friday, 6 April 2018
Shares of SOLBE1 Shareholders who
exercised the Election Right from this date and

26 March 2018

Deutsche Securities (SA) Proprietary Limited

Sole Financial Advisor
Rothschild (South Africa) Proprietary Limited

Joint South African Legal Advisors
Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs Inc
Poswa Inc

US Legal Advisors
Shearman & Sterling

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