February 18, 2018

Accenture Supports Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank’s Tech Transformation, Setting Stage for New Digital Future

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates; Feb. 18, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the global professional services company, has supported Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) in a historic transformation of the core technology running the bank’s day-to-day operations. This transformation sets the stage for the bank’s digital future, enabling ADCB to introduce new products and services to clients more easily and swiftly.
February 13, 2018

Cybercrime Costs Financial-Services Sector More Than Any Other Industry, with Breach Rate Tripling Over Past Five Years, According to Report from Accenture and Ponemon Institute

NEW YORK; Feb. 13, 2018 – Cyberattacks cost financial-services firms more to address and contain than in any other industry, and the rate of breaches in the industry has tripled over the past five years, according to a report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Ponemon Institute. 
February 12, 2018

Insurers That Transform their Businesses and Operating Models Could See US$375 Billion in New Revenue Growth, Accenture Analysis Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 12, 2018 – Insurance carriers globally could seize US$375 billion in new revenue in the next five years by transforming and revitalizing their businesses. according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 30, 2018

Accenture Delivers Application to Help M1 Comply with New International Financial Reporting Standard

SINGAPORE; Jan. 30, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has developed and deployed a technology solution to help M1 Limited (M1) comply with the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 15, which all communications service providers (CSPs) globally are required to comply with beginning this month. 
January 25, 2018

Accenture Again Ranked in Leader Position on Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for Mortgage Business Process Outsourcing

NEW YORK; Jan. 25, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has again been named a leader in business mortgage process outsourcing (BPO) in a recent report from industry analyst firm Everest Group.
January 08, 2018

RegTechs Join Accenture’s FinTech Innovation Lab London to Develop Solutions for Wave of Regulatory Challenges in 2018

LONDON; Jan. 8, 2018 –  RegTechs, start-ups offering technology solutions for financial firms’ regulatory challenges, will join Accenture’s sixth FinTech Innovation Lab London in their own dedicated stream for the first time.
December 18, 2017

Retailers Positioned to Benefit as Banks Open Their Networks in Compliance with New European Payments Regulations, Accenture Study Finds

LONDON; Dec. 18, 2017 – Retail companies could become the new face of everyday financial transactions once the Revised Payments Services Directive, known as PSD2, goes into effect in the European Union in January, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
December 13, 2017

Accenture Life Insurance and Annuity Platform Wins Two XCelent Industry Awards

NEW YORK; Dec. 13, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has received two XCelent awards for the Accenture Life Insurance and Annuity Platform (ALIP) in a recent report from research and advisory firm Celent.
December 03, 2017

Accenture Appoints Financial Services Executive Wei Zhu Chairman of Accenture Greater China

SHANGHAI; Dec. 3, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has hired financial services executive Wei Zhu as chairman of Accenture Greater China, effective Jan. 1, 2018. He succeeds Chuan Neo Chong, who continues to work with Wei Zhu on a successful transition. 
November 14, 2017

New Report by Accenture, MAS and ABS Shows How Blockchain Technology Could Improve Central Bank Payment Systems

LONDON; Nov. 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) have published a report today that illustrates how blockchain technology could significantly improve the kinds of payment systems that currently enable banks around the world to transfer trillions of dollars per day to each other and help them manage their financial liquidity.