Accenture Completes Acquisition of Nytec

NEW YORK and KIRKLAND, WA; Oct. 21, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Nytec Inc., which it first announced on October 3, 2019. Nytec is an award-winning product innovation and engineering company with a team of 250 professionals. It is headquartered in Kirkland, WA, and was founded in 1975.
October 21, 2019

Accenture Expands Innovation Hub in Chicago, Adds New Industry X.0 Studio to Accelerate Smart, Connected Products and Services Development for Clients

CHICAGO; Oct. 21, 2019 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded its Chicago Innovation Hub with a new Industry X.0 studio to help clients accelerate the development of new smart connected products and services from months to weeks. The new studio provides a uniquely equipped environment that fuses design, software engineering, hardware engineering and industry expertise. It is located in the mHUB, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing physical product innovation center.
October 21, 2019

FinTech Innovation Lab New York Now Accepting Applicants for 2020 Class

NEW YORK; Oct. 21, 2019 – Applications are now being accepted for the FinTech Innovation Lab New York, a 12-week program co-founded by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City that helps early- and growth-stage fintech companies accelerate product and business development through in-depth collaboration with top financial services and venture capital firms.
October 21, 2019

Accenture Acquires UK-Based Innovation Firm Happen

LONDON and AMSTERDAM; Oct. 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Happen, a privately owned innovation firm that uses proprietary methods, frameworks and digital tools to help clients generate new ideas, products and services that drive business growth. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
October 17, 2019

New Global Research from Accenture Interactive Urges CMOs to Put People Before Data Collection to Deliver a Better Digital Advertising Experience

NEW YORK; Oct. 16, 2019 – New global research released by Accenture Interactive offers guidance to chief marketing officers (CMOs) on strategies to use data respectfully and responsibly at a time when a majority of consumers (69%) would not do business with a brand if their data usage was invasive.
October 16, 2019

Efma and Accenture Announce Winners of Customer Insight & Growth Banking Innovation Awards

PARIS, NEW YORK and HONG KONG; Oct. 16, 2019 – Eight banks from Asia, Europe and South America are winners of the seventh annual Efma-Accenture Customer Insight & Growth Banking Innovation Awards, which recognize innovative projects in retail banking distribution and marketing.
October 16, 2019