Eight Financial Technology Startups Enter the FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific

HONG KONG; Sept. 1, 2014 – More comprehensive analytics for credit analysis, data protection solutions and quantum computing software are among the new innovations from eight financial technology entrepreneurs selected to participate in the 2014 FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific. The Lab, which was launched by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) in June 2014, is a collaboration in Hong Kong between Accenture and leading financial institutions, supported by Cyberport and Airbnb. It is designed to nurture early-stage companies from around the world that are developing new technologies for the financial services sector with a particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region.
August 31, 2014

Fintech Investment Boom is an Opportunity for New York to Lead in Technology, According to Report by Accenture, Partnership Fund for New York City

NEW YORK; June 26, 2014 – New York’s most promising opportunity for technology leadership could lie in financial services, according to a new report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City. Deals and investments in New York’s financial technology, or so-called “fintech”, venture sector have been growing at twice the rate of Silicon Valley since 2008. The report says the trend is accelerating innovation among New York’s global financial institutions.
June 26, 2014

Six Entrepreneurs Showcase Cutting-Edge Financial Services Solutions at 2014 FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day in New York

NEW YORK; June 26, 2014 – Leading-edge mobility, data analytics and credit risk solutions were among the six technology innovations demonstrated for top financial services, venture capital and technology executives at the fourth annual FinTech Innovation Lab Demo Day in New York today. The Lab is a 12-week mentoring program created by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Partnership Fund for New York City and supported by more than a dozen of the world’s leading financial institutions to promote financial services technology (“fintech”) innovation and high tech job growth in New York City.
June 26, 2014

Accenture Opens New Innovation Center for Financial Services in Jakarta

JAKARTA; March 16, 2014 – Accenture has opened an Innovation Center for Financial Services in Jakarta to showcase leading digital and mobile-banking innovations designed to support strategic growth for banks and financial service providers in Indonesia.
March 16, 2014

Accenture Enhances Drug Development from Discovery to Approval with Launch of Accenture Accelerated R&D Services

NEW YORK; July, 10, 2013 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced today the launch of Accenture Accelerated R&D Services, a business service focused on delivering streamlined and integrated research  and development (R&D) functions that will help pharmaceutical companies bring new medications to patients using a more collaborative and efficient approach. Accenture is investing more than $200 million to deliver this fully-integrated, technology-enabled global business service that will drive more efficient and effective development of pharmaceutical products for clients.
July 10, 2013

Seven Technology Entrepreneurs Selected for FinTech Innovation Lab London

LONDON; Jan. 30, 2013 – Seven financial technology entrepreneurs have been selected to participate in the inaugural FinTech Innovation Lab London launched by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), leading banks and venture capital companies last year. The Lab is designed to nurture early-stage companies developing new technologies for the financial services sector.
January 30, 2013

Accenture Opens New Research & Development Lab in Beijing to Develop Technology Innovations for Clients in China and Asia-Pacific Region

BEIJING; Feb. 14, 2012 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its global research and development capabilities by opening a new R&D lab in Beijing, China.
February 14, 2012

Accenture Launches Global Social Media Innovation Center in Silicon Valley

SAN FRANCISCO; September 1, 2011 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the opening of the Accenture Enterprise Social Media Innovation Center. Dedicated to the development of innovative social media solutions, the center will help clients more effectively use social media capabilities in the enterprise.
September 01, 2011

Accenture Introduces Green Technology Suite to Help Organizations Use IT to Assess and Improve Green Agenda

NEW YORK; July 23, 2008 Accenture today introduced the Accenture Green Technology Suite, a comprehensive set of tools designed to help an organization assess its environmental standing, provide recommendations on how to address its carbon footprint by improving the way information technology (IT) is managed, and support the entire organization’s green agenda.
July 23, 2008

Accenture and SpringSource Team to Deliver Production Version of Open Source Framework for Batch Processing

NEW YORK and SAN MATEO, Calif.; June 17, 2008 Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and SpringSource today announced the availability of a production version of an open source framework for batch processing, called Spring Batch. Kaufmännische Krankenkasse (KKH), a leading German healthcare company, is among more than 35 Accenture clients already leveraging the framework.
June 17, 2008