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June 25, 2015

Fintech Investment in U.S. Nearly Tripled in 2014, According to Report by Accenture and Partnership Fund for New York City

NEW YORK; June 25, 2015 – Investments in financial technology (fintech) continued at a remarkable pace last year, nearly tripling in the United States in 2014, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City.

June 25, 2015

Seven Innovative Startups Present New Financial Technologies at New York’s 2015 FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day

NEW YORK; June 25, 2015 – A select group of leading-edge financial services technology (fintech) companies demonstrated their products and services to dozens of top bank, venture-capital and technology executives today at the fifth annual New York FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day.
 
April 07, 2015

Accenture Receives Financial Conduct Authority Authorisation for Post-Trade Processing Service

LONDON; April 8, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) announced today that the United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has authorised Accenture Post-Trade Processing Limited, a fully owned subsidiary of Accenture, for the provision of post-trade processing services. Accenture Post-Trade Processing offers these services in collaboration with Broadridge.
 
February 09, 2015

Accenture Survey Shows Digital Investing Tools Are Disrupting the European Investor-Advisor Relationship

LONDON; Feb. 10, 2015 – Digital investing tools are changing the ways financial advisors connect with investors and will impact how investors use their advisors in the future, according to an Accenture report based on a survey of 1,200 middle- and high-income, digitally savvy European investors, which Accenture refers to as “Generation D.” The study found that investors value digital financial planning tools that offer investment education, advanced planning and scenario analysis, suggesting that wealth management firms that provide these tools and alter their business models to better serve both traditional and autonomous investors will come out on top.
 
January 26, 2015

Accenture and Broadridge Receive Global Custodian’s Annual Award for Excellence for Accenture Post-Trade Processing Solution

LONDON and PARIS; Jan. 26, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE: BR) have been recognized jointly as the industry leaders in the “Consulting Business Process Outsourcing” category by Global Custodian’s Awards for Excellence. The companies received the award for their joint Accenture Post-Trade Processing solution, which is designed to help investment banks of different sizes reduce post-trade processing costs, adapt to new regulations, and improve performance through enhanced capabilities, such as real-time reporting of settled trading positions and improved client servicing.
 
October 17, 2014

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s New Magic Quadrant for Global Risk Management Consulting Services

NEW YORK; Oct. 17, 2014 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant in Gartner’s new, recently published “Magic Quadrant for Global Risk Management Consulting Services.1
 
June 26, 2014

Fintech Investment Boom is an Opportunity for New York to Lead in Technology, According to Report by Accenture, Partnership Fund for New York City

NEW YORK; June 26, 2014 – New York’s most promising opportunity for technology leadership could lie in financial services, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City. Deals and investments in New York’s financial technology, or so-called “fintech”, venture sector have been growing at twice the rate of Silicon Valley since 2008. The report says the trend is accelerating innovation among New York’s global financial institutions.
 
June 26, 2014

Six Entrepreneurs Showcase Cutting-Edge Financial Services Solutions at 2014 FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day in New York

NEW YORK; June 26, 2014 – Leading-edge mobility, data analytics and credit risk solutions were among the six technology innovations demonstrated for top financial services, venture capital and technology executives at the fourth annual FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day in New York today. The Lab is a 12-week mentoring program created by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City and supported by more than a dozen of the world’s leading financial institutions to promote financial services technology (“fintech”) innovation and high tech job growth in New York City.
 
June 11, 2014

Accenture, Top Banks in Asia Launch ‘FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific’

HONG KONG; June 11, 2014 – A group of 10 leading financial institutions and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today launched an Asia-Pacific-wide competitive search for the region’s top financial technology innovators. Selected companies will participate in the FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific, a 12-week program that helps early- and growth-stage financial technology innovators accelerate product development and gain exposure to top-level financial industry executives. Further information is available at www.fintechinnovationlabapac.com and applications will be accepted between July 1, 2014 and July 31, 2014.
 
March 26, 2014

London is Benefitting from Fintech Investment Boom, According to Accenture Study

LONDON; Mar. 26, 2014 – Global investment in financial-technology ventures has more than tripled from $928 million in 2008 to $2.97 billion in 2013 and, over the past three years, such investment increased at more than four times the rate of overall venture-capital investment, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).