February 06, 2018

Failure to Integrate Culture Preventing Companies from Reaping the Rewards of Digital Acquisitions, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK: Feb. 6, 2018 – Companies are driving digital acquisitions in quick succession to gain cutting-edge technology and new talent, but the majority are struggling to extract the full value of deals due to their inability to integrate diverse cultures, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) research finds. Almost two-thirds of corporations globally (64 percent) kept recent digital acquisitions as standalone businesses – particularly those operating in Consumer Goods and Energy industries – but only four percent are fully integrated. This comes despite companies recognizing that technology (71 percent) and cultural (62 percent) integration are critical to acquisition success.
February 05, 2018

New Accenture Research Reveals Platform Providers Face Gap in Meeting Software Developers’ Expectations

NEW YORK; Feb. 5, 2018 – Software developers highly value technically accurate content and timely support from platform providers, yet most platforms do not effectively address all their priorities, according to results of new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
February 02, 2018

Accenture to Add 400 Technology Jobs in Minneapolis, Contributing to City’s Growing Tech Community

MINNEAPOLIS; Feb. 2, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will add 400 highly skilled technology jobs in Minneapolis by the end of 2020, growing its workforce in the market by 25 percent.
February 01, 2018

Accenture Expands Kansai Office to Help Clients Innovate in the Digital Economy

TOKYO; Feb. 1, 2018 Accenture (NYC: ACN) today announced it expanded its Kansai office in Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka, to help its clients in the Kansai region foster innovation using digital technologies and increase their competitiveness in the global market. 
February 01, 2018

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Irish Creative Agency Rothco

DUBLIN; Feb. 1, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of Rothco, a full-service creative agency. Located in Dublin, Rothco boosts Accenture Ireland’s creative capabilities and those of Accenture Interactive as an experience agency across Europe. 
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 30, 2018

Accenture, Henley Business School and GO DPO® Team-Up On New Online Training to Demystify GDPR

LONDON; Jan. 30, 2018 – In response to the need for senior executives to rapidly get up to speed with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Accenture has teamed up with Henley Business School and RegTech training company, GO DPO®, to create an online training course that helps clarify the complexities of the GDPR in just 60 minutes.
January 29, 2018

The Future Belongs to Organizations with Intelligent Operations, According to New Research from HfS and Accenture

NEW YORK; Jan. 29, 2018 – Organizations that leverage Intelligent Operations to make decisions and act in real-time will be best placed to thrive in the future, according to a new report from HfS Research and Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
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 25, 2018

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Independent Research Report on Applications Management and Digital Operations Services

NEW YORK; Jan. 25, 2018 – Accenture has been named a leader – receiving the highest score in the Strategy category –  in the latest Forrester Research report on applications management and digital operations services (AMDOS). The report, “The Forrester Wave™: Applications Management and Digital Operations Services, Q4 2017,” evaluated Accenture and 11 other service providers on 26 criteria, including Current Offering, Strategy, and Market Presence.