June 24, 2016

Accenture Positioned as Overall Leader and Star Performer in Everest Group Procurement Outsourcing Service Provider Landscape Report

NEW YORK; June 24, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned as the overall leader, ahead of all competitors, in the Everest Group Procurement Outsourcing Service Provider Landscape with PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2016. In the report, Accenture achieved the highest leader placement out of 17 other procurement outsourcing service providers across both the market success and the delivery capability axis and was identified as a star performer. 
June 24, 2016

Accenture to Expand Digital Transformation Capabilities for Retail and Consumer Goods Companies with dgroup Acquisition

HAMBURG; June 24, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire dgroup, a German-based consultancy that delivers end-to-end management consulting services to help companies achieve digital transformation. The acquisition will increase Accenture’s digital consulting capabilities in the German market and strengthen the broad range of services Accenture provides to support digital transformation, primarily for retail and consumer goods companies. 
June 24, 2016

Accenture Launches New Customer Experience Support Service for Businesses Employing LINE

TOKYO; Jun. 24, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today the launch of a new comprehensive support service for businesses that employ LINE Business Connect, the service for businesses provided by LINE Corporation, to provide new and enhanced customer experiences. Accenture Interactive, which delivers end-to-end solutions and services for digital transformation as part of Accenture Digital, will provides this service in Japan and other countries as well.
June 23, 2016

New York Tops Silicon Valley in Fintech Venture Financing for the First Time

NEW YORK; June 23, 2016 – New York received more financial technology (“fintech”) venture financing than Silicon Valley for the first time during the first three months of this year, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City. 
June 23, 2016

Eight Innovative Startups Showcase Cutting-Edge Financial Technologies at Sixth Annual FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day in New York City

NEW YORK; June 23, 2016 – A select group of leading-edge financial services technology (fintech) companies demonstrated their products and services to dozens of top bank, venture capital and technology executives today at the sixth annual New York FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day.        
June 23, 2016

There’s a Clear Path for Business on Sustainability, Finds United Nations Global Compact-Accenture Strategy Study

NEW YORK; June 23, 2016 – Eighty-seven percent of chief executive officers (CEOs) say the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent an essential opportunity to rethink approaches to sustainability, and nearly half (49 percent) say businesses will be the most important actor in their delivery, according to a new study by the UN Global Compact and Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
June 23, 2016

Accenture Reports Strong Third-Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results

NEW YORK; June 23, 2016 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2016, ended May 31, 2016, with net revenues of $8.4 billion, an increase of 9 percent in U.S. dollars and 10 percent in local currency over the same period last year. 
 
 
 
June 22, 2016

Keeping up with Customers, not Competitors, Is Becoming Greatest Challenge to Brands, Accenture Interactive Study Finds

CANNES; June 22, 2016 – More than nine in ten companies are struggling to deliver digital customer experiences that exceed their customers’ expectations, according to a new study from Accenture Interactive. The finding reflects the huge challenge brands are facing as customer expectations are becoming “liquid” and changing at a lightning pace. The study, “Expectations vs Experience: The Good, The Bad, The Opportunity”, is based on a survey of 702 customer experience decision-makers from companies in 14 countries and was launched at the Cannes Lions Festival today.
June 22, 2016

Accenture and Automation Anywhere Collaborate to Deliver Robotic Process Automation

NEW YORK AND SAN JOSE, CA; June 22, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Automation Anywhere, a global provider of robotic process automation (RPA), are working together to deliver enterprise-grade RPA solutions to organizations that automate business processes, enabling operations to be scaled faster and more cost-effectively, while increasing performance accuracy.  
June 22, 2016

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, June 23, to Discuss Third-Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results

NEW YORK; June 22, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT tomorrow, June 23, to discuss its third-quarter fiscal year 2016 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.

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