April 01, 2015Accenture Survey Shows Federal Agencies See Benefits of Digital Tools, but Concerns About Costs, Budgets Remain
ARLINGTON, Va.; April 1, 2015 – More than two years after the White House announced its Digital Government Strategy to better meet citizen needs, federal agencies report positive outcomes from digital services, but remain concerned over budget constraints and costs of implementation, according to survey research conducted by Accenture Federal Services and Government Business Council.
March 31, 2015Accenture to Equip 3 Million with Workplace and Entrepreneurial Skills by 2020
NEW YORK; Mar. 31, 2015 – Accenture released its 2014 Corporate Citizenship Report, “Making a Measurable Difference,” which announces a series of 2020 goals and highlights the company’s efforts to collaborate with others to improve the way the world works and lives.
March 30, 2015Accenture in the UK Helps 20,000 Young People Improve Employability Skills
LONDON; March 31, 2015 – Accenture’s Skills to Succeed Academy has equipped more than 20,000 young people between the ages of 15 and 24 in the United Kingdom (UK) with the skills to get a job. Launched in May 2013, the Academy is a free digital training program designed to build key employability skills and the confidence of young people throughout the UK. Training curricula, hosted in the cloud, is available in England, Scotland and Wales and was recently expanded to Northern Ireland.
March 26, 2015Accenture Completes Acquisition of Agilex, Enhancing Digital Capabilities and Agile Delivery for the U.S. Federal Market
ARLINGTON, Va.; Mar. 26, 2015 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has completed its acquisition of Agilex Technologies, Inc. (Agilex), a provider of digital solutions for the U.S. federal government, enhancing Accenture’s digital capabilities in analytics, cloud and mobility for federal agencies.
March 26, 2015Accenture Reports Strong Second-Quarter Fiscal 2015 Results
NEW YORK; Mar. 26, 2015 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015, ended Feb. 28, 2015, with net revenues of $7.5 billion, an increase of 5 percent in U.S. dollars and 12 percent in local currency over the same period last year. Diluted earnings per share were $1.08, an increase of $0.05, or 5 percent, over the same period last year.