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

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

Sustainable Technology Strategy Critical for Achieving Business Growth and ESG Performance, According to New Accenture Report

NEW YORK; June 7, 2022 – As businesses set more ambitious environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals, their sustainability and technology strategies need to become more tightly aligned to gain competitive advantage, financial value and a lasting positive impact on society and the environment, according to new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN). However, only 7% of respondents have fully integrated their business, technology and sustainability strategies today.
June 07, 2022

Consumers in China Shift Focus from Instant Gratification to Longer-term Value, Accenture Research Finds

BEIJING; June 6, 2022 – New research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has uncovered shifts in the spending patterns and expectations of Chinese consumers as the country moves into a new stage of growth.
June 06, 2022

Providing Advisory Services is Increasingly Critical for Wealth Management Firms Looking to Seize Growth Opportunities in Asia, Accenture Report Finds

SINGAPORE; June 6, 2022 – As wealth management firms target growth opportunities in Asia during a more challenging market environment, investors in the region increasingly want more financial advisory services from their primary wealth manager, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
June 06, 2022

Human Connection and Trust Unlock Productivity, Retention and Revenue Growth, Accenture Research Finds

NEW YORK; May 24, 2022 – At a time when talent markets are in flux and businesses are still navigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, new research from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) reveals that only one in six people feels highly connected, in a human sense, at work — with people who work on-site feeling the least connected.
May 24, 2022

Supply Chain Disruptions Could Cost European Economies Up to €920 Billion in GDP by 2023, According to Accenture Report

DAVOS, Switzerland; May 22, 2022 – Supply chain challenges arising from the COVID-19 pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could result in a potential €920 billion cumulative loss to gross domestic product (GDP) across the Eurozone by 2023, according to a report released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The potential loss equates to 7.7% of the Eurozone GDP in 2023.
May 22, 2022

The New Face of Compliance is Adaptable, Data Rich and Tech-Driven, Accenture Report Finds

NEW YORK; May 19, 2022 – A growing global regulatory focus on consumer privacy and data protection, along with new sustainability measurement and reporting laws is furthering the importance of compliance in supporting operational and environmental resilience. Such a shift is reconfirming the vital role of the Chief Compliance Officer, according to Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) latest global Compliance Risk Study released today.
May 19, 2022

Accenture Research Finds Four in Five Banks Planning to or Already Migrating Mainframes to the Cloud Are Doing So Quickly

NEW YORK; April 28, 2022 – Banks are reducing their decades-long reliance on legacy mainframe technology and planning to move a significant portion of their core business functions to the cloud to launch new products quickly and remain competitive, according to a new research report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
April 28, 2022