July 01, 2019

Accenture Awarded Second U.S. Patent for Quantum Computing

NEW YORK; July 1, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been granted a US patent for a “quantum computing machine learning module” that trains artificial intelligence (AI) models to determine when and how computational tasks would be best handled by quantum computing versus classical computing methods, and route them to the appropriate option. In doing so, it could help organizations understand where quantum computing can have the most impact within their businesses, and when classical computing may still be the best option for a given task.
July 01, 2019

Accenture Names Domingo Mirón Group Chief Executive — Financial Services, Succeeding Richard Lumb

NEW YORK; July 1, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Domingo Mirón as group chief executive — Financial Services, effective Sept. 1, 2019. He succeeds Richard Lumb, who will retire from the company on Aug. 31, 2019.
July 01, 2019

Accenture Completes Acquisition of BCT Solutions, Further Strengthening Defence, National Security and Public Safety Services in ANZ

CANBERRA, Australia; July 1, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of BCT Solutions (BCT), a privately held technology consultancy that is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.
June 27, 2019

Accenture and Mujin Collaborate to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Transformation in the Logistics Industry

TOKYO; June 27, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Mujin, an intelligent industrial robot controller manufacturer, announced they are working together to deliver end-to-end intelligent service that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics to help accelerate digital transformation in the logistics industry.
June 27, 2019

11 Enterprise Tech Companies Showcase Inventive Products and Services at the 2019 FinTech Innovation Lab New York Demo Day

NEW YORK; June 27, 2019 – Eleven emerging enterprise tech companies will present their technologies to dozens of top executives within the financial services, venture capital and technology industries today at the ninth annual FinTech Innovation Lab New York Demo Day. 
June 27, 2019

Accenture Reports Strong Third-Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results and Raises Business Outlook for Fiscal 2019

Accenture Reports Strong Third-Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results and Raises Business Outlook for Fiscal 2019
 
NEW YORK; June 27, 2019 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2019, ended May 31, 2019, with revenues of $11.1 billion, an increase of 4 percent in U.S. dollars and 8.4 percent in local currency over the same period last year.

 
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June 26, 2019

Accenture Federal Services Wins Position on Intelligent Automation / Artificial Intelligence Contract from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 26, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected to provide intelligent automation / artificial intelligence (IAAI) services to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Program Support Center (PSC).
June 26, 2019

Accenture Collaborates with JPMorgan Chase to Create Flagship Branch

NEW YORK; June 26, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has collaborated with JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMC) to design its new flagship retail store within its global headquarter campus in New York City.
June 26, 2019

In the Face of Persistent Industry Disruption, Companies Can No Longer Play It Safe, According to Accenture Report

NEW YORK; June 26, 2019 – Nearly three-quarters (72%) of industry sectors experienced an increase in disruption over the past eight years, leaving US$41 trillion in enterprise value (market capitalization + net debt) exposed to disruption today, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).