Federal Requirements for Sharing Patient Medical Records Pose Major Challenges and Opportunities for Healthcare Organizations

NEW YORK; Oct. 15, 2019 – Most technology executives polled in the U.S. are relatively unfamiliar with a key federal law requiring greater patient access to healthcare records and the sharing (“interoperability”) of such records across health networks, according to new research findings from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
October 15, 2019

Singapore Fintech Fundraising Rises Sharply in 2019 to Date, Driven by Spike in Average Size of Payments and Insurtech Deals, Accenture Analysis Finds

SINGAPORE; Oct. 15, 2019 – Investment in financial technology (fintech) ventures in Singapore rose sharply in the first nine months of 2019, led by fundraising with payments startups and insurtech firms and a shift toward more-mature companies, according to an Accenture (NYSE: ACN) analysis of venture-finance data from CB Insights, Pitchbook and Tracxn.
October 14, 2019

Accenture Again Recognized by Gartner for Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

NEW YORK; Oct. 14, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Gartner, Inc. has given the Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform (ALIP) the highest score in its Digital User Support Use Case in a new report*. ALIP’s ratings and scores have increased year on year for Use Cases.
October 14, 2019

Accenture Interactive Announces Intent to Acquire French Data Marketing Firm Sutter Mills

PARIS; Oct. 11, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire Sutter Mills, a French firm that specializes in developing and executing data-driven marketing strategies for clients. The acquisition requires prior consultation with the relevant works councils and would be subject to customary closing conditions. Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed.
October 11, 2019

Nearly Half of Drivers in Multi-Country Survey Indicate Willingness to Give Up Car Ownership in the Future in Favor of Autonomous Mobility Solutions, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; Oct. 10, 2019 ‒ Many car owners would consider giving up car ownership in the future in favor of autonomous mobility solutions, such as self-driving buses or taxis, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
October 10, 2019

Accenture Selected by TenneT to Integrate Business Processes on SAP S/4HANA® Platform

AMSTERDAM; Oct. 8, 2019Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will support TenneT, a leading European electricity transmission system operator, in integrating numerous business processes on SAP S/4HANA®. This integration is designed to increase efficiency of processes across TenneT’s operations in the Netherlands and Germany.
October 08, 2019