Fintech Investment in Asia-Pacific set to at least quadruple in 2015, According to Report by Accenture

HONG KONG; Nov. 3, 2015 – Investments in financial technology (fintech) across Asia-Pacific skyrocketed in 2015 – from about $880 million in all of 2014 to nearly $3.5 billion in just the first nine months of 2015, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
November 03, 2015

New Breed of Banks Sweeps Efma and Accenture 2015 Global Banking Innovation Awards

AMSTERDAM; Oct. 29, 2015 – Efma, an association of 3,300 retail financial services companies in more than 130 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have announced the winners of their third annual Global Distribution & Marketing Innovation Awards for financial services. The program, jointly launched by Efma and Accenture, recognizes financial services firms for the most-innovative projects and initiatives in distribution and marketing.
October 29, 2015

Bank Boardrooms Lack Technology Experience, Accenture Global Research Finds

LONDON; Oct. 28, 2015 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found a drastic lack of technology experience in the boardrooms of the world’s largest banks.  
October 28, 2015

Accenture, Partnership Fund for NYC and Leading Banks Call for Applicants for New York FinTech Innovation Lab 2016

NEW YORK; Oct. 21, 2015 – Applications are now being accepted for New York’s sixth annual FinTech Innovation Lab, 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 (fintech) companies accelerate product and business development by gaining exposure to top bank and venture capital executives.  Applications are available at www.fintechinnovationlab.com and are due by Dec. 3.
October 21, 2015

Reference Data Poses Significant Challenges for the Capital Markets, Study from Accenture and Greenwich Associates Shows

LONDON; Oct. 13, 2015 – The majority of capital-markets firms say that data quality and regulatory changes are impacting costs and driving firms to examine replacing siloed data-management systems, according to a global study of buy- and sell-side professionals conducted by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Greenwich Associates.
October 13, 2015

Accenture and Leading Banks Invite Applications for Fourth Annual FinTech Innovation Lab London

LONDON; Aug. 17, 2015 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and 16 leading financial institutions have opened the application period for the fourth annual FinTech Innovation Lab London, kicking off a search for the top financial technology (fintech) innovators in the United Kingdom (UK), Europe and elsewhere. Fintech entrepreneurs developing disruptive new products, services and technologies are invited to apply from now through Sept. 18 at http://www.fintechinnovationlablondon.co.uk/applications.aspx.
August 17, 2015

European High-Net-Worth Investors Want Digital Services from Their Private Banks, Accenture Survey Finds

LONDON; July 22, 2015 – High-net-worth investors are avid users of digital technology for managing their finances and, despite often being older than the average investor, are just as likely as younger investors to demand digital wealth-management services, according to a new survey of high-income, digitally savvy European investors by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 22, 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.
 
June 25, 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.
 
April 07, 2015