Open Banking start-ups join cohort of 20 companies selected for Accenture’s seventh annual Fintech Innovation Lab London

One year after PSD2 took effect, start-ups offering open banking solutions are among the 20 innovative technology companies joining the FinTech Innovation Lab London, which Accenture, leading banks and venture capital companies launched in 2012.
January 17, 2019

UK consumers buying from companies that take a stand on issues they care about and ditching those that don’t

Over half of UK consumers (53 percent) prefer to buy goods and services from companies that stand for a shared purpose that reflects their personal values and beliefs, and are ditching those that don’t, according to new research from Accenture. 
December 5, 2018

Nine in 10 UK workers touched by mental health challenges, Accenture research finds

Ninety percent of workers in the U.K. have been touched by mental health challenges, with two-thirds (66 percent) reporting having personally experienced mental health challenges and even more — 85 percent — saying someone close to them such as a family member, close friend or colleague had experienced them, according to results of new research from Accenture.
November 20, 2018

Accenture and PUBLIC team to bring innovation and digital technologies to UK government

Accenture and leading GovTech firm PUBLIC are collaborating to help bring to market new start-up technologies that will enable governments to deliver smarter, more-efficient public services.
October 22, 2018

UK workers turn to technology to help look after their mental health

Workers in the United Kingdom are open to using a range of technologies—from online chatrooms, mobile apps and GP services to artificial intelligence and virtual reality—to help look after their mental health, according to results of a survey from Accenture.
October 9, 2018

CFOs Play a Major Role in Digital Investment Decisions Across the Enterprise

Chief Financial Officers (CFO) are playing a critical role in driving digital disruption across the organization, according to new research from Accenture.
September 12, 2018