Accenture to Acquire Nytec to Innovate Connected Experiences for Clients

NEW YORK and KIRKLAND, WA; Oct. 3, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Nytec Inc., an award-winning product innovation and engineering company.  Founded in 1975, Nytec is headquartered in Kirkland, WA, and has a team of 250 professionals.
October 03, 2019

Accenture and Oracle Help Insurers Meet IFRS 17 and LDTI Accounting Standards

NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Oracle today unveiled an integrated technology and services offering that enables insurers to digitize their financial information and meet accounting reporting standards for the International Accounting Standard Board’s (IASB) IFRS 17 and US GAAP Long Duration Targeted Improvements (LDTI).
October 02, 2019

Accenture’s Future Systems Research Reveals Companies that Excel at Scaling Technology Innovation Generate Double the Revenue Growth

NEW YORK; Oct. 2, 2019 – A vast new research survey on Future Systems from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) sheds important light on the enormous impact that technology investment and adoption have on a company’s financial performance and most notably, the mindsets and behaviors of companies that are industry leaders. The new research, titled: “Full Value. Full Stop. How to scale innovation and achieve full value with Future Systems,” provides insights on how to scale innovation and achieve full value of technology investments, builds on Accenture’s initial Future Systems report launched last year, and is based on a survey of more than 8,300 organizations across 20 industries and 20 countries. It is designed to help companies understand and close the innovation achievement gap — defined as the difference between potential and realized value from technology investments.
October 02, 2019

Accenture to Again Serve as GITEX Technology Week’s Exclusive Digital Transformation Partner

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates; Oct. 2, 2019 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has extended its agreement with Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) to serve as the Exclusive Digital Transformation Partner of GITEX Technology Week, the biggest tech show in the MENA region and South Asia, marking the fifth consecutive year that Accenture will hold the role.
October 02, 2019

Most US Shoppers Expect to Spend as Much or More This Holiday Season than Last Year, with Many Turning to Physical Stores for Inspiration, Accenture Survey Reveals

NEW YORK; Oct. 1, 2019 – The vast majority of U.S. consumers plan to spend at least as much this year on holiday gifts as they did last year and will be turning to stores for holiday gift inspiration, according to results of the 13th Annual Holiday Shopping Survey from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The study also found a growing trend of “responsible retail,” with shoppers more concerned about the environmental and social impact of their purchases.
 
October 01, 2019

Accenture is Named a Leader in Workday Implementation Partners Evaluation by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; September 27, 2019Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) alliance partner, has been named a Leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Workday Implementation Partners, Q3 2019 report. Accenture received a differentiated rating, the highest score possible, in seven out of 10 criteria.
September 27, 2019