Accenture Announces Intent to Acquire XtremeEDA to Expand Silicon Design Capabilities in Canada and US

TORONTO and AUSTIN; June 27, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire XtremeEDA, an Ottawa-based silicon design services leader. The company provides semiconductor engineering services for clients seeking custom silicon solutions used in consumer devices, cloud data centers, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) computational platforms to enable edge AI deployment. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. 
June 27, 2022

World Economic Forum and Accenture Report Finds Achieving Full Circularity in the Automotive Industry Could Increase Value Chain Profitability by 50%

NEW YORK; June 27, 2022 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN), the World Economic Forum and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development suggests that the automotive industry could increase the profitability of its value chain by 50% by achieving full circularity.
June 27, 2022

Qorus and Accenture’s 2022 Banking Innovation Awards Now Open for Applications

PARIS, NEW YORK and HONG KONG; June 27, 2022 – Qorus, the organization formerly known as Efma, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today launched the ninth edition of the Qorus-Accenture Banking Innovation Awards. The global competition rewards the best new innovative ideas and practices currently transforming the banking industry.
June 27, 2022

Johnson Controls and Accenture Join Forces on New AI-enabled OpenBlue Innovation Centers

NEW YORK and MILWAUKEE, June 23, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Johnson Controls (NYSE:JCI), the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, are collaborating to deliver and operate two new OpenBlue Innovation Centers. The centers will drive Johnson Controls’ rollout of building control system products and services using technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), digital twins, internet of things (IoT), 5G and the cloud. The goal is to accelerate advanced automation in building operations to achieve greater sustainability, safety, security and user experiences.
June 23, 2022

Financial Advisors in North America Say AI Can Help Grow Their Business, but Adoption Can Be Challenging, Accenture Research Reveals

NEW YORK; June 22, 2022 – Although the vast majority of financial advisors in North America believe that artificial intelligence (AI) will transform financial advice and help drive business growth, there are some challenges to overcome to accelerate adoption, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 22, 2022

More Than 80% of Healthcare Executives Expect the Metaverse Will Have a Positive Impact on Their Organizations, According to a New Accenture Report

NEW YORK; June 21, 2022 – Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) Digital Health Technology Vision 2022 report found that 81% of healthcare executives expect the metaverse to have a positive impact on the healthcare industry.
June 21, 2022

Accenture Accelerates Data-Driven Decision Making for Lupin

NEW DELHI, India; June 20, 2022 – Lupin Limited (Lupin), a global pharmaceutical company has collaborated with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to enable its data driven transformation journey for improved business agility, performance, and operational efficiency.
June 20, 2022

Efma and Accenture Reveal the Winners of Innovation in Insurance Awards 2022

PARIS; June 15, 2022 – Efma, an association of more than 2,550 retail financial services companies in 133 countries, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the winners of the seventh annual Innovation in Insurance Awards during a virtual ceremony.
June 15, 2022

Accenture Recognized as a Leader in Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; June 15, 2022 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Oracle Cloud Apps Implementation Services Partners, Q2 2022 report, receiving the highest possible score in 19 out of 21 criteria.
June 15, 2022

More Than 60% of Companies Are Only Experimenting with AI, Creating Significant Opportunities for Value on their Journey to AI Maturity, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; June 8, 2022 – While the majority of organizations that use artificial intelligence (AI) are still experimenting with the technology, only 12% are using it at an AI maturity level that achieves a strong competitive advantage, according to new global research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 08, 2022