December 03, 2018

Accenture Expands Coding Tutorial to 15 Languages for ‘Hour of Code’ 2018, Providing More Opportunities for Students Around the World to Learn to Code

NEW YORK; Dec. 3, 2018 – For the fourth consecutive year, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is teaming up with Code.org to support Hour of Code, a global educational movement that reaches over 100 million students through a one-hour introduction to computer science. This year, in conjunction with Computer Science Education Week (December 3-9), Accenture is expanding its coding tutorial across 15 languages — English, Chinese, Dutch, Filipino, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish and Vietnamese — to bring coding to more students around the world through lessons in their native languages.
December 03, 2018

Accenture Helps Telefónica Transform the Customer Experience

MADRID; Dec. 3, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Telefónica, one of the world’s largest private telecommunications companies, transform its customer experience with a complete overhaul of its digital experience for customers in Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Spain and the U.K.
December 03, 2018

Efma and Accenture Launch 4th Annual Innovation in Insurance Awards

PARIS; Dec. 3, 2018 – Efma and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have launched their fourth annual Innovation in Insurance Awards, inviting insurance and bancassurance companies and insurtechs to submit their entries by 19 April 2019.
November 30, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Intesa Sanpaolo’s Interest in SEC Servizi Spa

MILAN, Nov. 30, 2018The Intesa Sanpaolo Group and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have completed the banking group’s sale to Accenture of its 80.8 percent interest in SEC Servizi Spa, which provides technology services and software applications to financial institutions. Accenture will also acquire the remaining interests in SEC Servizi Spa held by other shareholders.
November 30, 2018

Accenture Interactive Completes Acquisition of Kolle Rebbe

HAMBURG; November 30, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Kolle Rebbe, one of Germany’s leading creative agencies, known for its digital-first approach. The Hamburg-based agency will become part of Accenture Interactive and strengthen its ability to create and deliver integrated brand experiences for clients in Germany and across other geographies.
November 29, 2018

Accenture Interactive Appoints Top Dutch Creative Talent to Strengthen its Creative Capabilities Across the Region

AMSTERDAM; Nov. 29, 2018 – Accenture Interactive has strengthened its creative capabilities by adding three industry leaders to its team in the Netherlands. The appointment of Gijs de Bruijn as strategy director and Martijn van Marle and Peter van Rij as creative directors strengthens its experience credentials and furthers its mission to create and deliver a suite of digital marketing services and brand experiences for clients. The appointments are effective January 1st, 2019.
 
November 28, 2018

Most Banks Plan to Offer Open Banking Services to Commercial Customers, with Many Expecting Double-Digit Revenue Growth as a Result, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; Nov. 28, 2018 – Most large banks said that providing Open Banking services for their commercial clients is a key strategic initiative in their digital transformation programs, and many expect Open Banking to help them achieve double-digit revenue growth, according to a global research report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
November 27, 2018

Accenture Opens Canada Innovation Hub in Toronto to Help Clients Reimagine Their Businesses for the Digital Economy

TORONTO; Nov. 27, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened its new Canada innovation hub in the heart of Toronto’s business and technology district to help clients grow, compete and transform in the digital economy. 
November 27, 2018

Accenture and Amazon Web Services Extend Enterprise Transformation Leadership with Expanded Services and Dedicated Resources Designed to Accelerate Innovation

SEATTLE and LAS VEGAS; Nov. 27, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) today announced newly expanded services and resources led by the Accenture AWS Business Group (AABG) to help clients accelerate their pace of innovation. Built around the continued collaboration between both organizations, the new capabilities deliver industry-proven expertise to help clients achieve business outcomes previously unimaginable.  
November 27, 2018

ETS Selects Accenture for Transformation on the Cloud to Help Drive Innovation

NEW YORK; Nov. 27, 2018 – ETS, the world’s largest private, non-profit educational testing and assessment organization, has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to build, migrate, and manage its cloud environment.