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Standard Bank is a financial advisor to the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline.
Standard Bank is a financial advisor to the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline.
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After three years, Standard Bank and public relations firm Edelman will part ways at the end of the year.

According to people close to the matter, the decision followed a disagreement related to work on the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP). Standard Bank is a financial advisor on the project.

Standard Bank and Edelman confirmed to Fin24 that they would not continue working together when their existing contract ends – but would not explain why.

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