Prince Andrew: Standard Chartered pulls plug on mentor scheme – report

Bank is said to be latest firm to end involvement with prince’s initiative after BBC interview

Standard Chartered has reportedly become the latest corporate partner to pull the plug on its involvement with Prince Andrew’s business mentoring initiative as pressure continues to build on both sides of the Atlantic.

The reported move by the banking multinational, which is not expected to review its partnership when it ends in February, comes after KPMG ended its £100,000-a-year sponsorship and a page listing corporate sponsors was removed from the Pitch@Palace website.

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