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Accenture To Acquire Adaptly
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE TO ACQUIRE ADAPTLY TO BOLSTER ACCENTURE INTERACTIVE PROGRAMMATIC SERVICES OFFERING.TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..UPON COMPLETION OF ACQUISITION, ADAPTLY WILL BECOME PART OF ACCENTURE INTERACTIVE OPERATIONS.  Full Article

Accenture To Form Strategic Alliance With And Acquire Select Professional Services Assets From Zafin
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE TO FORM STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH AND ACQUIRE SELECT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ASSETS FROM FINANCIAL SOFTWARE FIRM ZAFIN.ACCENTURE PLC - TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..ACCENTURE PLC - WILL SERVE AS A PREFERRED INTEGRATOR OF ZAFIN FINANCIAL SOFTWARE PLATFORM.ACCENTURE - IN A RELATED AGREEMENT, SELECT EMPLOYEES FROM ZAFIN'S PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BUSINESS WILL JOIN CO'S GLOBAL FINANCIAL SERVICES PRACTICE.  Full Article

Accenture Invests In Data Analytics Firm Quantexa
Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018 

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE FORMS STRATEGIC ALLIANCE AND INVESTS IN DATA ANALYTICS FIRM QUANTEXA.ACCENTURE PLC - MINORITY INVESTMENT IN QUANTEXA MADE BY ACCENTURE VENTURES.  Full Article

Accenture Interactive Acquires Germany's Kolle Rebbe
Friday, 2 Nov 2018 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE INTERACTIVE TO BOLSTER CREATIVE CAPABILITIES BY ACQUIRING KOLLE REBBE.FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.  Full Article

Accenture Names Jeffrey Russell President Of Accenture In Canada
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE NAMES JEFFREY RUSSELL PRESIDENT OF ACCENTURE IN CANADA.ACCENTURE PLC - JEFFREY RUSSELL IS SUCCEEDING BILL MORRIS, WHO WILL RETIRE FROM COMPANY AT END OF FEBRUARY 2019.  Full Article

Accenture Agrees To Acquire Brazilian Content Marketing Agency, New Content
Monday, 22 Oct 2018 

Oct 22 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE AGREES TO ACQUIRE BRAZILIAN CONTENT MARKETING AGENCY, NEW CONTENT.ACCENTURE PLC - FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED..ACCENTURE - NEW CONTENT LEADERSHIP TEAM WILL CONTINUE IN THEIR LEADERSHIP ROLES, ASSUME ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES WITHIN ACCENTURE INTERACTIVE.  Full Article

Accenture Buys Daz Systems, A Provider Of Oracle ERP Cloud Services
Monday, 22 Oct 2018 

Oct 21 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE ACQUIRES DAZ SYSTEMS, INC. TO STRENGTHEN ITS ORACLE CLOUD ERP SERVICES, EXPAND CAPABILITIES TO HELP CLIENTS BECOME INTELLIGENT ENTERPRISES.HAS ACQUIRED DAZ SYSTEMS, INC., A PROVIDER OF ORACLE ERP CLOUD SERVICES.DAZ'S MORE THAN 300 PROFESSIONALS WILL JOIN ACCENTURE'S ORACLE BUSINESS GROUP.FINANCIAL TERMS OF ACQUISITION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.  Full Article

Accenture Federal Services Wins Contract From U.S. Department Of Agriculture
Wednesday, 3 Oct 2018 

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE FEDERAL SERVICES WINS CONTRACT FROM U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO BUILD CLOUD SOLUTION BASED ON SAP HANA®.ACCENTURE PLC - CONTRACT, WHICH HAS AN ESTIMATED VALUE OF $501.2 MILLION OVER A 10-YEAR PERFORMANCE PERIOD.ACCENTURE PLC - CONTRACT, WHICH HAS AN ESTIMATED VALUE OF $501.2 MILLION OVER A 10-YEAR PERFORMANCE PERIOD, IS PART OF USDA'S BROADER MODERNIZATION EFFORT.  Full Article

Accenture Says Trade War Might Impact Some Industries Moving Forward & By Impacting These Industries, There Could Be Ripple Effect On Its Business
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE CEO- "IT SEEMS WE'RE MORE MOVING TO SOMETHING LIKE A HARD BREXIT THAN A SOFT ONE, WHAT WE'RE CALLING THE TRADE WAR" - CONF CALL.ACCENTURE - THIS TRADE WAR MIGHT IMPACT SOME INDUSTRIES MOVING FORWARD & BY IMPACTING THESE INDUSTRIES, THERE COULD BE RIPPLE EFFECT ON OUR BUSINESS.ACCENTURE - "NOW LATIN AMERICA PROSPECTS ARE CONCERNING AS WELL".  Full Article

Accenture Q4 Earnings Per Share $1.58
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::ACCENTURE REPORTS VERY STRONG FOURTH-QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR FISCAL 2018 RESULTS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.58.Q4 REVENUE $10.1 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $10.01 BILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.56 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.SEES FY 2019 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $6.98 TO $7.25.BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVES $5.0 BILLION OF ADDITIONAL SHARE REPURCHASE AUTHORITY.NEW BOOKINGS FOR Q4 WERE $10.8 BILLION AND REFLECT A FLAT FOREIGN-EXCHANGE IMPACT COMPARED WITH NEW BOOKINGS IN Q4 2017.EXPECTS REVENUES FOR Q1 OF FISCAL 2019 TO BE IN RANGE OF $10.35 BILLION TO $10.65 BILLION.REVENUES BEFORE REIMBURSEMENTS ("NET REVENUES") FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2018 WERE $10.15 BILLION, COMPARED WITH $9.15 BILLION FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2017.FOR FISCAL 2019, EXPECTS REVENUE GROWTH TO BE IN RANGE OF 5 PERCENT TO 8 PERCENT IN LOCAL CURRENCY.EXPECTS OPERATING MARGIN FOR FULL FISCAL YEAR TO BE IN RANGE OF 14.5 PERCENT TO 14.7 PERCENT.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $7.28, REVENUE VIEW $42.11 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY CONSULTING NET REVENUES WERE $5.54 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 12 PERCENT IN BOTH U.S. DOLLARS AND LOCAL CURRENCY.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $10.18 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY OUTSOURCING NET REVENUES WERE $4.61 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 9 PERCENT IN BOTH U.S. DOLLARS AND LOCAL CURRENCY.GROSS MARGIN FOR Q4 WAS 31.8 PERCENT, COMPARED WITH 31.5 PERCENT FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2017.  Full Article

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