September 17, 2018

Financial Services Firms Improve Their Cyber Resilience and Prevent More Than 80 Percent of Cyber Breaches, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; Sept. 17, 2018 – Despite the volume of cyberattacks doubling in 2017, financial services firms are closing the gap on cyberattacks, having stopped four in five of all breach attempts last year, up from two-thirds in 2016, according to a new research study from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). However, the study also notes that firms will need to improve their security procedures to heed off increasingly sophisticated attacks powered by new technologies.
September 16, 2018

Accenture to Lead UTI Asset Management Company’s Digital Transformation Journey

MUMBAI; Sept. 17, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been selected to design, implement and manage a digital transformation strategy for UTI Asset Management Company Ltd. (UTI), one of India’s largest investment managers, to help the company drive innovation-led growth in the digital economy.
September 14, 2018

Accenture Launches 5G Acceleration Services at Mobile World Congress Americas

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS AMERICAS, LOS ANGELES; Sept. 14, 2018 – To help accelerate the deployment of 5G network technology, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has launched a new set of services for communications service providers (CSPs), network operators, device manufacturers and non-traditional mobile network operators – such as multiple-system operators, internet software and platform players and over-the-top content suppliers.
September 14, 2018

Accenture and Mediaset Extend Collaboration to Further Enhance the Media Company’s Infinity Video Service

IBC SHOW, AMSTERDAM; Sept. 14, 2018 – Mediaset has extended its collaboration with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) through a multi-year agreement to use Accenture Video Solution (AVS) for the delivery of over-the-top video and related services on Infinity, Mediaset’s popular paid streaming content service, that Accenture helped the company launch in 2013.
September 12, 2018

Low Consumer “Literacy” of Healthcare System Estimated to Cost $4.8B Annually, Accenture Report Finds

CHICAGO; Sept. 12, 2018 – A new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found that half of U.S. consumers are unable to navigate the complexity of the healthcare system on their own and that this low level of health system “literacy” costs the industry an estimated $4.8 billion annually in administrative expenses alone.
September 12, 2018

CFOs Play a Major Role in Digital Investment Decisions Across the Enterprise, According to Latest Accenture Research

NEW YORK; Sept. 12, 2018 – Chief Financial Officers (CFO) are playing a critical role in driving digital disruption across the organization, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). Today’s CFOs oversee more than just the finance function and are now integral players in directing enterprise-wide digital investments and managing their economic outcomes and impacts.
September 11, 2018

Seven Percent of Chinese Companies Have Outperformed Peers by Digitizing their Operations to Transform Their Businesses, According to New Accenture Research

BEIJING; Sept. 11, 2018 – A small minority of Chinese companies are leading their industries and achieving higher profits by digitizing their operations and innovation processes to transform their businesses and unlock new growth opportunities, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
September 11, 2018

Accenture Future Talent Platform Now Available for SAP® SuccessFactors® to Fortify Digital Learning Experiences

NEW YORK; Sept. 11, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is making its interactive learning platform, the Accenture Future Talent Platform, available for easy integration to SAP® SuccessFactors® solutions. This will help Accenture’s SAP SuccessFactors clients offer curated bite-sized video content on emerging topics to enable their workforces to stay up-to-date in critical areas such as artificial intelligence, digital, cloud, IoT, design thinking and security.
September 11, 2018

Accenture to Host Conference Call Thursday, Sept. 27, to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Results

NEW YORK; Sept. 11, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Sept. 27, to discuss its fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2018 financial results. A news release containing these results will be issued before the call.
September 10, 2018

Accenture Renews Agreement with The New York Fashion Tech Lab to Support Women-Led Innovation Program for 2019

NEW YORK; Sept.10, 2018 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has, for the second consecutive year, been named the exclusive management and technology consulting partner for the New York Fashion Tech Lab (NYFTL) program. Founded in 2014 by Springboard Enterprises with the support of iconic fashion industry brands and retailers, the NYFTL focuses on women-led emerging tech companies that have developed innovations at the intersection of fashion, retail and technology.