May 07, 2019

As Open Banking Creates New Access to Banks’ Networks, Security Among Ecosystem Partners Will Become a Key Concern, According to Accenture Study

NEW YORK; May 7, 2019 – As more markets adopt open banking — which mandates banks to open their systems to third parties — it will be increasingly critical for banks to ensure the security of not only their networks, but those of their ecosystems partners as well, according to a report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that predicts key technology trends in banking over the next three years.
April 25, 2019

Brands Must Alleviate Concerns around Technology in the Home to Win Consumer Trust

DUBLIN; April 25, 2019 – The smart home was intended to make consumers’ lives easier, safer, and more enriching but despite substantial hype and industry investment, smart home technology is yet to be fully adopted by consumers. To design the smart home solutions that customers really want, brands need to shift from a product focused approach to a human centric approach.
April 23, 2019

“Pivot to the Future,” New Book from Accenture, Provides Roadmap to Help Business Leaders Navigate Continuous Disruption

NEW YORK; April 23, 2019 – Traditional responses to business disruption, such as one-off business transformation and fast-follower approaches, are outdated and won’t be enough to help companies achieve sustainable growth and weather the challenges that lie ahead, according to a new book by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). 
April 16, 2019

Accenture Publishes 2018 Corporate Citizenship Report

NEW YORK; April 16, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has published its 2018 Corporate Citizenship Report, which details how the company innovates to improve the way the world works and lives.
 
April 10, 2019

Success for Insurers in the Emerging “Post-Digital” World Will Require Enhanced Customer Engagement Through Personalized, Real-Time Offerings, According to Accenture Report

NEW YORK; April 10, 2019 – The next big competitive advantage in insurance will be created by the ability to capitalize on “momentary markets,” or personalized policy and service offers tailored to customers’ unique life moments and delivered in real-time, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 04, 2019

“New Science” is Leading Growth While Changing the Market Dynamics of the Biopharma Industry, According to New Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; April 4, 2019 – The adoption of a unique combination of the best in science and health technology such as genomics, biomarkers and companion technologies are expected to be the biopharmaceutical industry’s new growth machine, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 02, 2019

Electric Vehicle Adoption to Overtake Conventional Vehicles by 2040 and Unlock a US$2 Trillion Opportunity for Utilities, Accenture Finds

NEW YORK; April 2, 2019 – Poised to grow to 10 million in 2025 and surpass conventional vehicles by 2040, electric vehicles (EVs) will create a US$2 trillion eMobility opportunity for utility companies, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 02, 2019

Industrial “Champions” Reap Superior Returns from Scaling Digital Innovation by Taking Four Actions, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK and HANOVER, Germany; April 2, 2019 – Standout industrial companies have found highly effective ways to scale their digital innovation efforts, resulting in much higher returns on digital investment, according to new Industry X.0 research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). These “Champions” consistently scale more of their proofs of concepts (PoCs) and achieve higher-than-average returns on their efforts compared to their peers.
April 01, 2019

Pressure to Reduce Costs Forcing Compliance Departments to Accelerate Technology Transformation, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; April 1, 2019 – With most financial institutions’ compliance departments facing budget cuts, compliance professionals should accelerate their use of new technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI) and RegTech, to empower the next generation of compliance officers and reconfigure their operating models to keep pace with evolving business growth needs, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
March 27, 2019

Innovative CMOs Are Creating Superior Business Value by Rewiring Their Organizations to Deliver Hyper-Relevant Customer Experiences, Accenture Study Finds

NEW YORK; March 27, 2019 – A small number of innovative chief marketing officers (CMOs) are helping their organizations generate shareholder returns 11 percent higher than those of their industry peers by delivering hyper-relevant customer experiences, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).