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Accenture Federal Services Wins Contract With Veterans Benefits Administration
Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE FEDERAL SERVICES WINS MODERNIZATION CONTRACT WITH VETERANS BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION.ACCENTURE - CONTRACT HAS AN ESTIMATED VALUE OF $62 MILLION OVER THE PERFORMANCE PERIOD, WHICH INCLUDES A ONE-YEAR BASE PERIOD WITH FOUR ONE-YEAR OPTIONS.  Full Article

Accenture Agrees To Acquire Mackevision
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE AGREES TO ACQUIRE MACKEVISION, A LEADING PRODUCER OF COMPUTER-GENERATED IMAGERY AND IMMERSIVE CONTENT.  Full Article

Faurecia Announces Signing A MOU For A Five-Year Collaboration With Accenture
Friday, 5 Jan 2018 

Jan 5 (Reuters) - FAURECIA ::ANNOUNCES SIGNING A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING FOR A FIVE-YEAR COLLABORATION WITH ACCENTURE <<>>.COLLABORATION TO ACCELERATE INNOVATION FOR MOBILITY SERVICES.  Full Article

Accenture reports Q1 earnings per share $1.79
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE REPORTS STRONG FIRST-QUARTER FISCAL 2018 RESULTS.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.79.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.67 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES $10.05 BILLION VERSUS $9.01 BILLION.Q1 REVENUE VIEW $9.26 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.QTRLY NEW BOOKINGS WERE $10.0 BILLION, WITH CONSULTING NEW BOOKINGS OF $5.9 BILLION AND OUTSOURCING NEW BOOKINGS OF $4.0 BILLION.QTRLY CONSULTING NET REVENUES WERE $5.18 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 13 PERCENT IN U.S. DOLLARS COMPARED WITH Q1 2017.QTRLY OUTSOURCING NET REVENUES WERE $4.34 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 11 PERCENT IN U.S. DOLLARS COMPARED WITH Q1 2017.QTRLY GROSS MARGIN 32.1 PERCENT VERSUS 32.1 PERCENT.UPDATES BUSINESS OUTLOOK FOR FISCAL 2018, INCLUDING NARROWING RANGE FOR FULL-YEAR REVENUE GROWTH TO 6-8% IN LOCAL CURRENCY.SEES Q2 2018 REVENUE $9.15 BILLION TO $9.4 BILLION.SEES Q2 2018 REVENUE UP 6 PERCENT TO 9 PERCENT IN LOCAL CURRENCY.SEES A POSITIVE 4.5 PERCENT FOREIGN-EXCHANGE IMPACT ON Q2 2018 REVENUE COMPARED WITH Q2 2017.RAISING OUTLOOK FOR 2018 EPS TO $6.48 TO $6.66 FROM $6.36 TO $6.60 PREVIOUSLY.SEES FY 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $6.48 TO $6.66 INCLUDING ITEMS.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $6.56, REVENUE VIEW $38.03 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.CONTINUES TO EXPECT OPERATING MARGIN FOR FULL FISCAL YEAR TO BE IN RANGE OF 14.9 PERCENT TO 15.1 PERCENT.FOR FISCAL 2018, COMPANY CONTINUES TO EXPECT OPERATING CASH FLOW TO BE IN RANGE OF $5.0 BILLION TO $5.3 BILLION.  Full Article

Accenture Plc Says Announced A Collaborative Services Agreement With Roche
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE PLC - ANNOUNCED A COLLABORATIVE SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH ROCHE.ACCENTURE PLC - WILL PROVIDE DIGITAL DATA INTEGRATION SERVICES TO ROCHE'S NAVIFY TUMOR BOARD SOLUTION.  Full Article

Accenture Wins A Prime Position On USDA Shared Services Blanket Purchase Agreement
Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE WINS A PRIME POSITION ON USDA SHARED SERVICES BLANKET PURCHASE AGREEMENT.ACCENTURE - U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE HAS AWARDED UNIT PRIME POSITION ON SHARED SERVICES LINES OF BUSINESS SOLUTIONS BLANKET PURCHASE AGREEMENT.ACCENTURE SAYS UNIT IS ONE OF NINE FIRMS ELIGIBLE TO COMPETE FOR WORK UNDER FIVE-YEAR BPA, WHICH HAS TOTAL ESTIMATED VALUE OF $500 MILLION.  Full Article

Accenture ‍Forms Alliance With Maana
Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017 

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE - ‍FORMED STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH AND MADE A MINORITY INVESTMENT IN MAANA; TERMS OF INVESTMENT WERE NOT DISCLOSED​.  Full Article

Accenture To Buy Irish Creative Agency Rothco
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE TO ACQUIRE IRISH CREATIVE AGENCY ROTHCO.FINANCIAL TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.TO BUY ROTHCO , A FULL-SERVICE CREATIVE AGENCY.  Full Article

Accenture Appoints Wei Zhu As Chairman Of Accenture Greater China
Monday, 4 Dec 2017 

Dec 3 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE APPOINTS FINANCIAL SERVICES EXECUTIVE WEI ZHU CHAIRMAN OF ACCENTURE GREATER CHINA.WEI ZHU WILL SUCCEED CHUAN NEO CHONG AS THE CHAIRMAN OF ACCENTURE GREATER CHINA‍​.  Full Article

Accenture Invests In And Forms Strategic Alliance With 1Qbit
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Accenture Plc ::ACCENTURE INVESTS IN AND FORMS STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH LEADING QUANTUM COMPUTING FIRM 1QBIT.ACCENTURE PLC - ‍TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED.​.ACCENTURE - ‍HAS MADE A MINORITY INVESTMENT IN 1QBIT, A QUANTUM COMPUTING FIRM BASED IN VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, THROUGH ACCENTURE VENTURES​.  Full Article

BRIEF-Accenture Federal Services Wins Contract With Veterans Benefits Administration

* ACCENTURE FEDERAL SERVICES WINS MODERNIZATION CONTRACT WITH VETERANS BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION