Accenture Launches Liquid Studio in Sydney to Help Clients Accelerate Digital Business Transformation

SYDNEY; Mar. 23, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened the doors of a new Liquid Studio in Sydney as part of the company’s accelerated investment in innovation in Australia. At the Liquid Studio, clients will work side-by-side with highly skilled Accenture professionals to turn ideas into innovative applications and solutions with speed and agility.

Accenture to Acquire First Annapolis, Enhancing Its Consulting and Advisory Capabilities in Payments

NEW YORK; Mar. 23, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has agreed to acquire First Annapolis Consulting, Inc., a privately held payments consulting and advisory firm, further expanding its capabilities in the payments market. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Accenture Reports Strong Second-Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results

Accenture Reports Strong Second-Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results 
 
NEW YORK; Mar. 23, 2017 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017, ended Feb. 28, 2017, with net revenues of $8.3 billion, an increase of 5 percent in U.S. dollars and 6 percent in local currency over the same period last year. 

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Accenture Wins SAP Ariba’s #MakeProcurementAwesome Award for Premier Partner

LAS VEGAS; Mar. 22, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) won the #MakeProcurementAwesome award from SAP Ariba for Premier Partner of the Year. This was announced at SAP Ariba Live, being held this week in Las Vegas. SAP Ariba’s #MakeProcurementAwesome awards are designed to shine a light on teams who are driving transformation across their organizations and increasing the impact of procurement on business.

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Mar. 23, to Discuss Second-Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Results

NEW YORK; Mar. 22, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT tomorrow, Mar. 23, to discuss its second-quarter fiscal year 2017 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.

Payments Canada Selects Accenture to Support Industry-Wide Modernization Program

OTTAWA; Mar. 21, 2017 – Payments Canada has selected global consulting firm Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help it lead Modernization – the multi-year initiative to transform the systems and rules essential to Canada’s payments ecosystem. 

Accenture Interactive Named by Adobe as 2016 Marketing Cloud Partner of the Year – Americas for the Second Consecutive Year

LAS VEGAS; Mar. 21, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as the 2016 Marketing Cloud Partner of the Year – Americas by Adobe™, a global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions, for the second year in a row. Adobe presented the award to Accenture Interactive at last night’s Adobe Summit in recognition of its commitment to a cloud-first agenda in marketing services and the collaborative and successful work the two companies have achieved together. 

Accenture Acquires Focus Group Europe to Further Solidify Industry Leadership of ServiceNow Capabilities Globally

NEW YORK; Mar. 21, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Focus Group Europe, a United Kingdom-based, privately owned, ServiceNow® consulting services provider and software reseller that is one of the largest remaining pure-play ServiceNow consulting partners in the UK. The acquisition solidifies Accenture’s position as a leader in the ServiceNow partner ecosystem, adding to Accenture’s already strong technology capabilities and deep industry experience in cloud strategy, implementation, migration, integration and management.

Applications Open for Accenture ConsumerTech Awards

LONDON; Mar. 21, 2017 – Nominations for the next round of the Accenture ConsumerTech Awards are now open. These awards recognize start-ups that play a major role in how big brands and organizations engage with millennials. 

Accenture Completes Acquisition of OCTO Technology, Expands Digital Services Offering in France

PARIS; Mar. 21, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of OCTO Technology, a technology consultancy specializing in digital transformation services and software development. OCTO has become part of Accenture Digital, expanding Accenture’s digital services offering in France.