Accenture Opens Innovation Hub in Pune

PUNE, India; Feb. 26, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today opened its third Innovation Hub in India, expanding its innovation capabilities for clients. The Accenture Innovation Hub in Pune provides an immersive environment for clients to co-innovate with Accenture experts in a variety of industries and across a range of advanced technologies, including extended reality, artificial intelligence, the internet of things, blockchain and quantum computing, among others.
February 26, 2020

Eight in 10 Businesses Believe Impact of 5G Will Be Significant But Security Concerns Persist, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 25, 2020 – Businesses believe that 5G will be the most revolutionary network evolution yet but still have concerns about the technology’s security, according to the results of a global study from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
February 25, 2020

U.K. Neobanks Near 20 Million Customers in 2019, but Customer and Deposit Growth Rates Slow, According to Research from Accenture

LONDON; Feb. 24, 2020 – Neobanks operating in the U.K. added more than 6 million new customers in the second half of 2019, ending the year with 19.6 million customers globally, according to Accenture’s Digital Banking Tracker (NYSE: ACN).
February 24, 2020

Citizens Willing to Share Personal Data with Government in Exchange for Enhanced Customer Services, Accenture Survey Finds

NEW YORK; Feb. 24, 2020 – The majority of citizens are willing to share personal information with government agencies in exchange for better service, according to a global study issued today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
February 24, 2020

Accenture Federal Services Awarded FedRAMP Authorization for its Managed Detection and Response Cyber Capability

ARLINGTON, Va.; Feb. 20, 2020 – Accenture Federal Services — a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture (NYSE: ACN) — has received FedRAMP authorization for its Managed Detection and Response (MDR) cyber capability, a cloud-based, cybersecurity threat monitoring and incident response solution.
February 20, 2020

Fintech Fundraising Grew Strongly in Most Major Markets in 2019, Accenture Analysis Finds

HONG KONG, NEW YORK and LONDON; Feb. 20, 2020 – Investment in financial technology (fintech) ventures rose sharply in most major markets in 2019, led by gains in the U.S. and U.K. and emerging economies such as India and Brazil, according to Accenture (NYSE: ACN) analysis of data from CB Insights, a global venture-finance data and analytics firm.
February 20, 2020

Accenture Receives Four Regional SAP® Partner Excellence Awards Based on Contributions to Strengthen Intelligent Enterprises

NEW YORK; Feb. 19, 2020 Accenture (NYSE: ACN) recently received four 2020 SAP® Partner Excellence Awards, presented each year to top alliance partners that have made outstanding regional contributions toward driving companies’ digital transformations.
February 19, 2020

Accenture Acquires Dutch Product Design and Innovation Agency VanBerlo to Help Clients Build Smart Connected Solutions

NEW YORK and AMSTERDAM; Feb. 19, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired award-winning product design and innovation agency VanBerlo, headquartered in Eindhoven, Netherlands. The acquisition will strengthen Accenture’s capabilities to help clients benefit from the merging of physical products and digital services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
February 19, 2020

Accenture Named a Leader for Application and Digital Services Across Banking, Capital Markets and Insurance by Analyst Firm Everest Group

NEW YORK; Feb. 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader for application and digital services across all key financial services sectors — including banking, capital markets and insurance — in four reports from industry analyst firm Everest Group.
February 18, 2020

Accenture Adds New SAP Capabilities in Australia and New Zealand with Acquisition of Technology Consultancy Icon Integration

SYDNEY, Australia; Feb 17, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Icon Integration, a privately held Australian technology consultancy that provides SAP digital supply chain solutions and services as well as specialised business intelligence (BI) solutions to clients across Australia and New Zealand. This acquisition will boost Accenture’s growing technology practice and number of SAP professionals in the region.
February 17, 2020