Accenture Acquires Yesler, Bolstering its B2B Marketing Services

SEATTLE; April 2, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has acquired Yesler, a business-to-business (B2B) marketing services agency that helps many of the world’s leading brands run their global marketing programs and operations at speed and scale. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
April 02, 2020

Accenture Completes Acquisition of ESR Labs, to Help Automotive Companies Drive Greater Value from Software

NEW YORK AND MUNICH; April 1, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed the acquisition of ESR Labs, a Munich-based company that develops embedded software for leading German car brands and suppliers. ESR Labs is joining Accenture Industry X.0, the part of Accenture that uses digital technologies to improve how companies design, engineer and manufacture products and services, and operate industrial facilities. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
 
April 01, 2020

The Digital Dollar Project Names 22 New Advisory Group Members

WASHINGTON; March 26, 2020 – The Digital Dollar Project today announced its first advisory group members, who will help guide the framework for practical steps that could be taken to establish a U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).
March 26, 2020

Accenture Federal Services and ITG Awarded Task Order to Modernize the General Services Administration Acquisition Environment

ARLINGTON, Va.; Mar. 25, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services (AFS), a subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and its teaming partner Incentive Technology Group (ITG), which is now part of ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI), have been awarded a task order to help the Federal Acquisition Service, part of the General Services Administration (GSA), modernize its legacy information technology (IT) systems and business processes. 
March 25, 2020

Accenture and SAP Launch Upstream Oil and Gas Solution to Help Streamline Processes and Costs

NEW YORK and WALLDORF, Germany; March 17, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and SAP have launched a co-developed solution for upstream oil and gas companies  based on SAP S/4HANA® Cloud. Using intelligent technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), the SAP S/4HANA Cloud solution for upstream oil and gas helps clients to further increase visibility into operations and cash flow.
March 20, 2020

Accenture Reports Very Strong Second-Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results

NEW YORK; Mar. 19, 2020 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2020, ended Feb. 29, 2020, with revenues of $11.1 billion, an increase of 7% in U.S. dollars and 8% in local currency over the same period last year.

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March 19, 2020

Accenture to Host Conference Call Tomorrow, Mar. 19, to Discuss Second-Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Results

NEW YORK; Mar. 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT tomorrow, Mar. 19, to discuss its second-quarter fiscal year 2020 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
March 18, 2020

One-Third of Financial Firms Lack Clear Plan to Address Privacy Risks, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; March 16, 2020 – One-third of financial services organizations lack a clear plan or the resources to address privacy risks related to customer data in the next 12 months, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 16, 2020

Accenture Named as a Leader in New Green Quadrant Report for Operational Excellence Digital Services by Independent Analyst Firm

NEW YORK; Mar. 11, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the inaugural Verdantix 2020 Green Quadrant for Operational Excellence Digital Services report. 
March 11, 2020

Bank Fees are Getting Squeezed in the Face of Regulation and New Competitors, Putting 5% of Revenues at Risk, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK, LONDON and HONG KONG; March 10, 2020 – Incumbent banks are at risk of losing billions of dollars in retail revenues in the next three to five years, as new competitors draw customers with no-fee banking services and regulators in select markets mandate simple banking fee structures to protect consumers, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 11, 2020