Accenture Acquires BCS Consulting to Strengthen its U.K. Financial Services Consulting and Technology Services Capabilities

LONDON; Oct. 28, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired BCS Consulting, a U.K. management consultancy that delivers complex business change for financial services firms. Headquartered in London, BCS Consulting’s 250 strong team joins Accenture’s U.K. Financial Services Strategy and Consulting practice. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
October 28, 2021

U.K. Households Cut Their Carbon Emissions By 33 million Tonnes Last Year, According to Accenture

LONDON, U.K; Oct. 15, 2021 – U.K. households cut their carbon emissions by an estimated 33 million tonnes in 2020 as people spent less during the pandemic, according to new research by Accenture (NYSE:ACN).
October 14, 2021

UK Tech Job Openings Increase for the First Time Since Pandemic Began

LONDON; Sept. 22, 2021 - Demand for tech professionals in the U.K. increased by 10% over the first six months of 2021 – the first time the tech job market has grown since the pandemic - according to the latest UK Tech Talent Tracker from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
 
September 22, 2021

UK Businesses Forecast Record Growth in Employment, Accenture/IHS Markit UK Business Outlook Finds

LONDON; July 12, 2021 - UK business optimism continued to strengthen midway through the year, as expectations of a strong recovery enabled firms to plan a record increase in staffing levels over the next 12 months, according to the Accenture/IHS Markit UK Business Outlook.
July 12, 2021

Solitary Students: One in Four UK Students Without Friends at University, Accenture Research Finds

 
LONDON, UK; June 28, 2021 - A major new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Cibyl reveals that many UK university students are struggling with loneliness and declining mental health.
June 28, 2021

Specsavers Selects Accenture to Transform Technology Capabilities Using the Cloud

LONDON; June 21, 2021 - Specsavers has selected Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help improve and modernise its technology capabilities. This will drive efficiencies across its business and enhance the service experience for its customers, store partners, and colleagues.  
June 21, 2021