August 31, 2016

Accenture Technology Vision 2016 Identifies Five Trends Critical to Digital Success for U.S. Federal Agencies

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 31, 2016 – The digital revolution is dominating and transforming the work of the U.S. federal government, and those federal agencies that develop a people first approach will stand out in an increasingly digital world that is delivering bigger and better citizen experiences, according to research from Accenture Federal Services. The Accenture Technology Vision 2016 identifies five emerging technology trends – fueled by the people first approach – that are key to the federal government’s digital success. 
 
August 30, 2016

Accenture Positioned as a Leader in Latest IDC MarketScape Report on Serving Oil and Gas Companies

HOUSTON; Aug. 30, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been positioned as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Oil and Gas Professional Services 2016 Vendor Assessment by IDC Energy Insights.1 Accenture is the only company to receive this distinction for the last three IDC MarketScape oil and gas reports.
August 29, 2016

Accenture Extends Human Capital Management Offerings with Accenture Document Composer Software on SAP HANA® Cloud Platform

NEW YORK; Aug. 29, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is expanding its human capital management offerings with the availability of Accenture Document Composer software on SAP HANA® Cloud Platform. Accenture Document Composer will complement and extend the capabilities of document generation, updates and management across many SAP® SuccessFactors® solutions, including SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central.
August 24, 2016

China Leads Global Fintech Investments, Accenture Finds

HONG KONG; Aug. 24, 2016 – Investments in Asia-Pacific financial technology (fintech) ventures, primarily in China, reached $9.62 billion as of July 31, more than twice the $4.26 billion invested in the region in all of 2015, according to Accenture (NYSE:ACN) analysis of CB Insights data. 
August 22, 2016

Accenture to Acquire Australian Security Company Redcore

MELBOURNE; Aug. 22, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an agreement to acquire Redcore, a privately held Australia-based consulting company that specializes in providing identity and access management services (IAM), as well as security services for Cloud, network management, public key infrastructure, cyber defense, applications and the internet of things. 
August 22, 2016

Accenture Named a Leader in NelsonHall’s NEAT Vendor Evaluation for Software Testing Services

NEW YORK; Aug. 22, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned as a Leader in the NelsonHall NEAT vendor evaluation for overall Software Testing Services. According to the report, Accenture has a differentiated, comprehensive delivery network for testing, with delivery centers across the world. NelsonHall’s latest Software Testing market analysis report also ranks Accenture #1 in market share in the global software testing services market.  
August 22, 2016

Accenture Recognized with Ten Regional Oracle Awards

NEW YORK; August 22, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) was recently awarded ten regional Oracle awards, eight of which are 2016 Oracle Excellence Awards, in countries including North America, India, and Europe (Portugal, France, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium). All of the awards recognize Accenture’s commitment and ability to deliver innovative solutions, specialized capabilities and services based on Oracle solutions. The awards include:
August 21, 2016

Eight fintech Startups enter the FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific

HONG KONG; Aug. 21, 2016 – Eight leading financial technology (fintech) companies today begin a 12-week mentorship program in the third annual FinTech Innovation Lab Asia-Pacific. The startups participating in this year’s Lab have developed a range of innovations – from wealth management solutions that are precisely oriented to customers’ investment intents, know your customer (KYC) services that leverage blockchain technology and a fraud prevention program using algorithms based in Chinese-characters to help financial institutions flag risk. 
August 18, 2016

Accenture Recognized as a Leader and Star Performer in Finance and Accounting Outsourcing Report from Everest Group

NEW YORK; August 18, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is positioned as a Leader and Star Performer, in the Everest Group Finance and Accounting Outsourcing Service Provider Landscape with PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2016. As a Leader in the mature and hyper-competitive finance and accounting (F&A) outsourcing market, the report recognizes Accenture’s strong capabilities across the entire F&A value chain.
August 18, 2016

Accenture Contract with Dixons Carphone Extended

LONDON; August 18, 2016 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced it has extended its contract with Dixons Carphone, Europe's leading specialist electrical and telecoms retailer and services company, to support its system integration work following the merger between Carphone Warehouse and Dixons Retail in August 2014.