June 26, 2019

Accenture to Acquire Privately Held BCT Solutions, Bolstering Its Defence, National Security and Public Safety Services in ANZ

CANBERRA, Australia; June 26, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire BCT Solutions (BCT), a privately held technology consultancy that specialises in Command and Control, Cybersecurity, Cyber Defence services and expertise, supporting the delivery of Defence, National Security and Public Safety mission-support capabilities.
June 25, 2019

Accenture Wins Inaugural CODiE Award for Best Diversity and Inclusion Team of the Year

NEW YORK; June 25, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received the first-ever CODiE award from the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) for Best Diversity & Inclusion Team of the Year. SIIA, the leading association representing the software and digital content industries, presents the CODiE awards every year to software, products, and services teams that have achieved excellence and innovation in technology.
June 25, 2019

Efma and Accenture Reveal Winners of Innovation in Insurance Awards 2019

AMSTERDAM; June 25, 2019 – Efma, an association of more than 3,300 retail financial services companies in 130 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the winners of the fourth Innovation in Insurance Awards at the annual awards ceremony, held in Amsterdam. Showcasing the best examples of insurance technology innovations in multiple categories, the awards competition this year attracted 395 submissions from 287 institutions in 54 countries.
June 20, 2019

Only Half of Banks Globally Are Making Significant Advancements in Digital Transformation, Resulting in Lower Market Valuations, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK, LONDON, HONG KONG; June 20, 2019 – The US$1 trillion that traditional retail and commercial banks have invested globally over the past three years to transform their IT operations has not yet delivered the anticipated revenue growth, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 18, 2019

Despite Eagerness to Engage in Ecosystems, Few Insurers are Well-Positioned to Succeed as Ecosystem Partners, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; June 18, 2019 – Although insurers are eager to create or join business ecosystems to spur growth amid industry disruption, few insurers are currently well-positioned to succeed as ecosystem partners, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 17, 2019

Accenture Acquires Deja vu Security, Seattle-Based ‘Security of Things’ Company

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is announcing the acquisition of Deja vu Security, a privately held company that specializes in security design and testing of enterprise software platforms and internet of things (IoT) technologies.
June 17, 2019

Accenture Launches “Marketing Disrupted” Podcast Series to Help CMOs and Their Organizations Thrive in the Age of Digital Disruption

TORONTO; June 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today launched Marketing Disrupted, a seven-episode podcast series focusing on key themes and challenges that chief marketing officers (CMOs) face in this age of digital disruption.
June 14, 2019

Accenture Ranked #1 in Google Artificial Intelligence Services, According to HFS Research

NEW YORK; June 14, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been ranked number one in the HFS Research Top Ten Report for Google AI Services 2019, which assessed and rated the Google artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities of service providers across execution, innovation and client feedback criteria.
June 13, 2019

Michael J. Redding of Accenture Ventures Named to Global Corporate Venturing Powerlist 2019

NEW YORK; June 13, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Michael J. Redding, managing director of Accenture Ventures, has been named to the Global Corporate Venturing (GCV) Powerlist 2019. Redding ranks #9 on the list of the top 100 corporate venturing leaders worldwide, in recognition of his strategy and leadership capabilities.
June 13, 2019

Aerospace & Defense Industry to See Greatest Impact from Artificial Intelligence Compared to Other Key Emerging Technologies, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; June 13, 2019 – The aerospace and defense (A&D) industry will be more affected by artificial intelligence (AI) than by any other major emerging technology over the next three years, according to Aerospace & Defense Technology Vision 2019, the annual report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that predicts key technology trends likely to redefine business. The study also underscores the growing importance of reskilling programs as a competitive lever.