More Responsible Use of Workforce Data Required to Strengthen Employee Trust and Unlock Growth

Business leaders will need to implement responsible workforce data strategies if they are to build the employee trust that will help generate sustained revenue growth, according to a new report from Accenture.
January 22, 2019

Accenture publishes latest U.K. gender pay gap figures

Accenture today published its latest U.K. gender pay gap data, which measures the average difference in pay between men and women across a company’s workforce. Median pay gap is 10.6 percent; mean pay gap is 16.7 percent.
January 18, 2019

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