OP Collaborates with Accenture to Transform its Digital Banking Operations

HELSINKI; Dec. 15, 2021 – OP and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have renewed their collaboration to develop and deliver new services that will further optimize OP’s digital banking operations. Using automation, advanced analytics and other emerging technologies, the two companies will work together to increase business agility, reduce costs and deliver enhanced customer and employee experiences.
December 15, 2021

New Report by Accenture, Banque de France, BIS Innovation Hub and the Swiss National Bank Outlines Novel Approach for Cross-Border Settlements

NEW YORK, PARIS and ZURICH; Dec. 8, 2021 – The Banque de France, the Swiss National Bank and the BIS Innovation Hub, together with a private sector consortium led by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have published a report that demonstrates a new approach for wholesale central bank digital currency (CBDC) in cross-border settlements.
December 08, 2021

Efma and Accenture Announce Winners of the 2021 Banking Innovation Awards

PARIS, NEW YORK AND HONG KONG; Nov. 18, 2021 – Efma, an association of more than 2,550 retail financial services companies in 133 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the winners of the eighth annual Efma-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards during a virtual ceremony.
 
November 18, 2021

Banks Could Increase Annual Revenues by Nearly 4% by Embracing Innovative Business Models of Digital-Only Players, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; Nov. 9, 2021 – By rethinking their business models and embracing the innovative strategies of digital-only banking and financial services new entrants, traditional banks could boost revenues by nearly 4% annually, resulting in more than half a trillion dollars in additional revenues by 2025, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
November 09, 2021

Accenture Acquires BCS Consulting to Strengthen its U.K. Financial Services Consulting and Technology Services Capabilities

LONDON; Oct. 28, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired BCS Consulting, a U.K. management consultancy that delivers complex business change for financial services firms to enhance agility, improve efficiency and bolster competitiveness. Headquartered in London, BCS Consulting’s 250 strong team joins Accenture’s U.K. Financial Services Strategy and Consulting practice. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
October 28, 2021

nCino and Accenture Help Judo Bank Transform its SME Business Banking Platform

SYDNEY; Oct. 19, 2021 – nCino, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCNO), a pioneer in cloud banking and digital transformation solutions for the global financial services industry, and Accenture (NYSE:ACN), a global consulting firm with leading capabilities in cloud and digital transformations, today announced they have helped Australian-based SME challenger bank Judo Bank implement a new banking platform by deploying the nCino Bank Operating System®.
October 19, 2021

FinTech Innovation Lab New York Now Accepting Applicants for 2022 Class

NEW YORK; Oct. 19, 2021 – 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 financial technology companies accelerate product and business development through in-depth collaboration with top financial services and venture capital firms.
October 19, 2021

Piraeus Bank Embarks on a Three-Year Transformation Journey to Cloud with Accenture and Microsoft

ATHENS; Oct. 14, 2021 – Piraeus Bank is collaborating with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) to accelerate its digital transformation, leveraging a cloud-first approach. The shared ambition of this initiative is to enhance Piraeus Bank’s position as a next-generation finance institution, powered by cutting-edge cloud technology, to deliver a superior banking experience to its stakeholders.
October 14, 2021

Arvest Bank Collaborates with Tech Leaders Thought Machine and Accenture for Next Generation Core Banking Platform

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.; Sept. 16, 2021 – Arvest Bank (Arvest) today announced it is working with Thought Machine and Accenture to adopt a next generation core banking platform to support the bank’s multi-year transformation strategy. Thought Machine’s cloud-native core banking engine, Vault, will provide Arvest with the capabilities to build personalized, real-time banking services.
September 16, 2021

Investors Want More Diversified Financial Products and Customized Advice from Their Wealth Managers, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; Aug. 24, 2021 – North American investors increasingly expect their financial advisors to provide comprehensive and more-personalized wealth offerings, with products that cut across wealth, insurance and banking and align more with their social values, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 24, 2021