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Accenture says acquisition of Seabury Group's corporate advisory and aviation consulting business
Thursday, 19 Jan 2017 12:08pm EST 

Accenture PLC - : Accenture to expand its aviation capabilities with acquisition of Seabury Group's corporate advisory and aviation consulting business .Accenture PLC says business acquired from Seabury will become part of Accenture's global aviation practice.  Full Article

Accenture buys Altitude
Monday, 9 Jan 2017 03:01pm EST 

Accenture Plc :Accenture acquires product design and innovation firm Altitude, enhancing ability to help companies harness the internet of things to create new business models.  Full Article

Accenture posts Q1 earnings per share $1.58
Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016 07:10am EST 

Accenture Plc : Accenture reports strong first-quarter fiscal 2017 results . Q1 earnings per share $1.58 . Q1 earnings per share view $1.49 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Reaffirms FY 2017 earnings per share view $5.64 to $5.87 . Sees Q2 2017 revenue $8.15 billion to $8.4 billion . Q1 revenue $8.52 billion versus I/B/E/S view $8.59 billion . Consulting net revenues for quarter were $4.59 billion, an increase of 6 percent in U.S. dollars and 7 percent in local currency . Accenture PLC - expect operating margin for full fiscal year to be in range of 14.7 percent to 14.9 percent . Qtrly new bookings are $8.3 billion, with consulting bookings of $4.9 billion and outsourcing bookings of $3.4 billion . Accenture - business outlook for 2017 now assumes that foreign-exchange impact on its results in U.S. dollars will be negative 2 percent . Accenture confirms outlook for full-year revenue growth, operating margin, free cash flow and tax rate . Qtrly outsourcing net revenues were $3.92 billion, an increase of 7 percent in both U.S. dollars and local currency . Accenture PLC - for fiscal 2017, company continues to expect operating cash flow to be in range of $4.6 billion to $4.9 billion . Gross margin for quarter was 32.1 percent, compared with 32.0 percent for Q1 last year.  Full Article

Accenture says gets seven-year contract extension from Microsoft
Monday, 12 Dec 2016 07:03am EST 

Accenture Plc : Accenture PLC - under new contract, accenture will continue to provide Microsoft with procurement, accounts payable, financial and accounting services .Microsoft awards accenture seven-year contract extension for finance, accounting and procurement business process services.  Full Article

Accenture acquires 2nd Road to strengthen strategy capabilities in Australia and New Zealand
Monday, 31 Oct 2016 04:01pm EDT 

Accenture Plc - : Terms of transaction were not disclosed. .Accenture acquires 2nd road to strengthen strategy capabilities in Australia and New Zealand.  Full Article

Accenture says Schlumberger expands Accenture finance and accounting business process outsourcing agreement to 2021
Thursday, 27 Oct 2016 07:57am EDT 

Accenture Plc : Schlumberger expands Accenture finance and accounting business process outsourcing agreement to 2021 .Says expanded five-year agreement to provide Schlumberger with finance and accounting (F&A) BPO services through 2021.  Full Article

Accenture is approved to provide U.S. Federal agencies with HR services
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2016 06:57am EDT 

Accenture Plc :Accenture PLC - Co is approved to provide U.S. Federal agencies with human capital, training and other HR services under $11.5 billion award vehicle.  Full Article

Accenture to acquire Defense Point Security to bolster cybersecurity services
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 06:54am EDT 

Accenture PLC : Accenture to acquire Defense Point Security LLC to bolster cybersecurity services, increase capabilities to help U.S. Federal agencies maximize their cyber defense . Terms of transaction are not being disclosed .DPS will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture Federal Services (AFS).  Full Article

Accenture to acquire DayNine
Monday, 26 Sep 2016 09:00am EDT 

Accenture PLC : Combined group will be led by DayNine CEO and co-founder Tim Ramos . Accenture to acquire Daynine, expanding Workday capabilities to transform employee experience for clients .Terms of acquisition were not disclosed.  Full Article

Accenture to buy Kurt Salmon
Thursday, 22 Sep 2016 02:07am EDT 

Accenture Plc : Following completion of acquisition, Kurt Salmon's employees are expected to join Accenture strategy retail industry practice .Accenture to acquire Kurt Salmon to expand accenture strategy's capabilities in retail industry.  Full Article

BRIEF-Accenture says acquisition of Seabury Group's corporate advisory and aviation consulting business

* Accenture to expand its aviation capabilities with acquisition of Seabury Group's corporate advisory and aviation consulting business