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Accenture announces intention to acquire France-based Altima
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 08:59am EDT 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc :Accenture announces intention to acquire French digital commerce agency Altima.Financial terms of transaction are not being disclosed.Has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Altima​.  Full Article

Accenture acquires IBB Consulting
Monday, 9 Oct 2017 07:59am EDT 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC :Accenture acquires IBB Consulting to expand strategy capabilities for communications, media & technology clients.Accenture PLC - ‍terms of deal were not disclosed.​.  Full Article

Accenture reports Q4 GAAP earnings per share $1.48
Thursday, 28 Sep 2017 06:59am EDT 

Sept 28 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc :Accenture reports strong fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2017 results.Q4 GAAP earnings per share $1.48.Q4 earnings per share view $1.47 - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees fy 2018 GAAP earnings per share $6.36 to $6.60.Sees fy 2018 revenue up 5 to 8 percent.Sees Q1 2018 revenue $9.1 billion to $9.35 billion.Sees Q1 2018 revenue up 2 percent.Accenture Plc - ‍increases semi-annual cash dividend 10 pct, to $1.33 per share​.Accenture Plc says ‍gross margin for Q4 was 31.5 percent, compared with 31.3 percent for Q4 of fiscal 2016​.Accenture Plc qtrly ‍consulting net revenues were $4.93 billion, an increase of 7 percent in both U.S. Dollars and local currency​.Accenture Plc qtrly ‍outsourcing net revenues were $4.22 billion, an increase of 9 percent in U.S. Dollars and 8 percent in local currency​.Accenture Plc - accenture expects operating margin for full fiscal year 2018 to be in range of 14.9 percent to 15.1 percent.Accenture Plc - ‍new bookings are $10.1 billion for Q4 and $37.4 billion for full year​.Accenture Plc - for fiscal 2018, company expects operating cash flow to be in range of $5.0 billion to $5.3 billion.Accenture - for Q1 2018 co assumes a positive 2 percent foreign-exchange impact compared with Q1 of fiscal 2017​.Accenture Plc - full 2018 fiscal year assumes foreign-exchange impact on results in U.S. Dollars will be positive 3 percent compared with fiscal 2017​.  Full Article

Accenture, Microsoft and Avanade expand strategic alliance to offer advanced cybersecurity solutions
Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 07:59am EDT 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc :Accenture Plc - ‍collaborating through a multi-year, multi-million-dollar agreement to develop cyber defense solutions​.  Full Article

Accenture to open an Innovation Hub in Atlanta in 2018​
Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 11:59am EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::Accenture says ‍will open an Innovation Hub in Atlanta in 2018​.  Full Article

Accenture to acquire IBB Consulting
Wednesday, 6 Sep 2017 12:14pm EDT 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::Accenture to acquire IBB Consulting to expand Accenture strategy capabilities in communications, media & technology industry.Terms of deal were not disclosed.  Full Article

‍Apple & Accenture partner to create IOS business solutions​
Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 08:30am EDT 

Aug 29 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc :Says ‍Apple & Accenture partner to create IOS business solutions​.Says co to create dedicated IOS practice within select Accenture digital studios; Apple to co-locate experts with the teams​.  Full Article

Accenture acquires Verax
Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 08:59am EDT 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc :Accenture acquires Verax, enhancing its banking technology capabilities in Canada.Accenture Plc - ‍financial terms were not disclosed.​.  Full Article

Accenture says acquires Search Technologies
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 11:15am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::Accenture acquires Search Technologies to expand its content analytics and enterprise search capabilities.Terms of transaction were not disclosed.‍search Technologies is now part of Accenture Analytics​.Kamran Khan, president and CEO of Search Technologies, will lead a new content analytics team within Accenture Analytics​.As part of deal, a new delivery center will be established in Costa Rica.  Full Article

Accenture says acquired Brand Learning; ‍terms not disclosed
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 10:05am EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Accenture PLC ::Accenture acquires marketing and sales consultancy Brand Learning to help organizations drive growth through enhanced customer experiences.Terms of transaction were not disclosed.​.Terms of transaction were not disclosed​.  Full Article

BRIEF-Accenture announces intention to acquire France-based Altima

* Accenture announces intention to acquire French digital commerce agency Altima