Accenture Research Finds Four in Five Banks Planning to or Already Migrating Mainframes to the Cloud Are Doing So Quickly

NEW YORK; April 28, 2022 – Banks are reducing their decades-long reliance on legacy mainframe technology and planning to move a significant portion of their core business functions to the cloud to launch new products quickly and remain competitive, according to a new research report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 28, 2022

Accenture Named a Leader in Enterprise Blockchain Services by Everest Group

NEW YORK; March 31, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a Leader in enterprise blockchain services for the second consecutive time by industry analyst firm Everest Group.
March 31, 2022

10 Tech Companies Selected for 12th Annual FinTech Innovation Lab New York, Run by Accenture and Partnership Fund for New York City

NEW YORK; March 29, 2022 – Ten emerging technology companies have been selected to participate in the 2022 FinTech Innovation Lab New York, a 12-week program founded and run by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City that helps early- and growth-stage fintechs accelerate product and business development through in-depth engagement with top financial services and venture capital executives.
March 29, 2022

Accenture Ranks No. 1 in Enterprise Blockchain Services by HFS Research

NEW YORK; Feb. 24, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as the number one service provider overall for enterprise blockchain services in a recent report from industry analyst firm HFS Research.
February 24, 2022

Accenture Named a Leader for Finastra IT Services by Everest Group

NEW YORK; Feb. 9, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been recognized as a Leader for Finastra IT services in a new report by industry analyst firm Everest Group.
February 09, 2022

Accenture Named a Leader in Platform IT Services for both Banking and Capital Markets by Everest Group

NEW YORK; Jan. 26, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has, for the second consecutive time, been named a Leader in platform IT services for banking and capital markets in a report by industry analyst firm Everest Group.
January 26, 2022

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

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