Accenture Again Recognized by Gartner for Critical Capabilities for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

NEW YORK; Oct. 14, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Gartner, Inc. has given the Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform (ALIP) the highest score in its Digital User Support Use Case in a new report*. ALIP’s ratings and scores have increased year on year for Use Cases.
October 14, 2019

Accenture and Oracle Help Insurers Meet IFRS 17 and LDTI Accounting Standards

NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Oracle today unveiled an integrated technology and services offering that enables insurers to digitize their financial information and meet accounting reporting standards for the International Accounting Standard Board’s (IASB) IFRS 17 and US GAAP Long Duration Targeted Improvements (LDTI).
October 02, 2019

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America

NEW YORK; Sept. 10, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems, North America*” report for its Accenture Life Insurance and Annuity Platform (ALIP). 
September 10, 2019

Principal Financial Group Accelerates Growth Strategy with Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform

NEW YORK; Aug. 28, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that Principal Financial Group® (NASDAQ: PFG) has implemented the Accenture Life Insurance & Annuity Platform (ALIP) to enable its digital growth strategy with enhanced service levels and operating efficiency. Applying ALIP’s automated functionality and seamless connectivity to third-party partners, Principal® can provide its customers with faster service as a result of straight-through processing, while also improving its operations by redirecting valuable IT resources to more strategic initiatives.
August 28, 2019

Accenture Named a Leader in Enterprise Platform IT Services for Banking and Financial Services Sectors by Everest Group

NEW YORK; Aug. 5, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in enterprise platform IT services for banking and financial services, including capital markets, in a report by industry analyst firm Everest Group.
August 05, 2019

Accenture Named a Leader in Next-Generation IT Infrastructure Services for Banking, Financial Services and Insurance by Everest Group

NEW YORK; Aug. 5, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in next-generation IT infrastructure services for banking and financial services (BFS), including capital markets, and insurance in two reports from industry analyst firm Everest Group.
August 05, 2019

Cost of Cybercrime Continues to Rise for Financial Services Firms, According to Report from Accenture and Ponemon Institute

NEW YORK; July 16, 2019 – The cost to address and contain cyberattacks is greater for financial services firms than for companies in any other industry and the containment costs continue to inch upwards, according to a report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Ponemon Institute. 
July 16, 2019

Despite Embracing the Cloud, Insurers Are Slow in Migrating Their Core Applications, New Research from Accenture Shows

NEW YORK; July 11, 2019 – Despite having transitioned many business applications to a cloud environment, insurers have been slower to migrate core applications, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
July 11, 2019

Efma and Accenture Reveal Winners of Innovation in Insurance Awards 2019

AMSTERDAM; June 25, 2019 – Efma, an association of more than 3,300 retail financial services companies in 130 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the winners of the fourth Innovation in Insurance Awards at the annual awards ceremony, held in Amsterdam. Showcasing the best examples of insurance technology innovations in multiple categories, the awards competition this year attracted 395 submissions from 287 institutions in 54 countries.
June 25, 2019

Despite Eagerness to Engage in Ecosystems, Few Insurers are Well-Positioned to Succeed as Ecosystem Partners, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; June 18, 2019 – Although insurers are eager to create or join business ecosystems to spur growth amid industry disruption, few insurers are currently well-positioned to succeed as ecosystem partners, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 18, 2019