Accenture Federal Services Awarded HUD BPA to Advance the Modernization of Ginnie Mae’s Securitization Platform

ARLINGTON, Va.; Jan. 8, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded a position on a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to provide the Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) with information technology software development services and to modernize the proprietary applications, databases and systems that comprise Ginnie Mae’s securitization platform technologies.
January 08, 2020

Accenture to Acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services Business from Broadcom

NEW YORK; Jan. 7, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO). Financial terms were not disclosed.
January 07, 2020

Accenture to Acquire maihiro, Boosting Customer Experience and Experience Management Capabilities for SAP Solutions

MUNICH and NEW YORK; Jan. 7, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire maihiro, a provider of customer experience and customer relationship management consulting, optimization and ongoing enhancement services. The acquisition will help Accenture create solutions for clients that drive innovation and transformation in marketing, sales and customer service.
January 07, 2020

Nearly Two in Three U.S. Ride-Hailers Would Give Up Their Car for Ride-Hailing Services, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Jan. 7, 2020 – Nearly two-thirds (63%) of U.S. car owners who use ride-hailing services said they would consider giving up their personal vehicle over the next decade in favor of ride-hailing, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN)
January 07, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Wins Position on Defense Information Systems Agency Contract for Innovative Technology Solutions

ARLINGTON, Va.; Jan. 6, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract with Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) to provide systems engineering and technology solutions that transform the way soldiers interact with Department of Defense information technology (IT) and to implement next-generation technology advancements.
January 06, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Consulting Firm Silveo

PARIS; Dec. 20, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Silveo, which was first announced on November 14. Silveo is a French consulting company providing services and solutions for digital manufacturing and intelligent supply chains based on software from, for example, SAP and Dassault Systèmes. Headquartered in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, Silveo brings a team of 50 professionals, who are joining Accenture Industry X.0. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
December 20, 2019

Accenture Reports Strong First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results

NEW YORK; Dec. 19, 2019 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020, ended Nov. 30, 2019, with revenues of $11.4 billion, an increase of 7 percent in U.S. dollars and 9 percent in local currency over the same period last year.

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December 19, 2019

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Dec. 19, to Discuss First-Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Results

NEW YORK; Dec. 18, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EST tomorrow, Dec. 19, to discuss its first-quarter fiscal year 2020 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
December 18, 2019

Frustrated Consumers Three Times More Likely Than Satisfied Consumers to Avoid Buying from Retailer or Brand Again, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Dec. 18, 2019 – Consumers who had a frustrating shopping experience are three times more likely than satisfied consumers to not buy from the retailer or brand again, but companies that consistently exceed customer expectations could significantly increase revenues by charging a premium for the experience, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
December 18, 2019

Accenture Launches NewsPage 9 with SAP in Distributor Managed Markets

SINGAPORE; Dec. 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has selected SAP® Cloud Platform and SAP Cloud Platform, SAP HANA® service to enhance the next generation of Accenture NewsPage. With solutions from SAP SE (NYSE: SAP), Accenture NewsPage 9 can provide an integrated view of consumer trends, secondary demand and supply chain management signals to help companies thrive in the experience economy and accelerate growth in Asia-Pacific and Africa.
December 17, 2019