SimCorp Media Coverage

SimCorp regularly features in global trade and news media. From features on our award-winning investment management solution; Simcorp Dimension, to topical interviews with our esteemed spokespeople. See below for highlights of SimCorp in the news.

Data management in times of M&A

16 March 2018

Fund Operations
SimCorp’s Data Management Product Manager, Duncan Cooper, looks at the recent M&A activity in the industry and why consolidated data management should be top of the agenda for these firms…
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SimCorp enhances alternatives offering for its Dimension platform

07 February 2018

Buy-Side Technology
US Reporter, Emilia David, covers the latest SimCorp Dimension release, including the introduction of the Alternatives Investment Manager. The new functionality responds to growing client demand and enables the buy side to integrate alternatives instruments into one automated dashboard…
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Managers plan deep ops cuts as margins tighten

26 January 2018

FundFire
Editor, Richard Henderson, covers the 2018 North American WBR InvestOps Buy-Side report, commissioned by SimCorp. The article features an interview with SimCorp’s VP of Product Management, Marc Mallett, on the report’s findings. Also features comments from PWC…
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Non-EU asset managers wake up to impact of GDPR

15 January 2018

FT Ignites Europe
Robert Van Egghen interviews Carsten Kunkel, Head of the Regulatory Center of Excellence at SimCorp and Mette Kaasing Marstrand, SimCorp’s senior legal counsel on the latest regulation to hit the buy side industry; GDPR…
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SimCorp: 2018 to bring consolidated investment book of record

21 December 2017

Fund intelligence
Danielle Kane talks to SimCorp about industry trends for 2018, including cloud technology, the need for a consolidated IBOR and why data management will be key to the operations agenda. Featuring commentary from Marc Schrȍter, Senior VP of product management and Anders Kirkeby, VP of Enterprise Architecture at SimCorp…
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Front office feeling pressure to address tech sprawl

07 November 2017

FT Ignites
Tech veteran Jackie Noblett examines the nuances of buy-side operations, the rise of data projects and the urgency of overhauling legacy systems within asset management. Featuring commentary from SimCorp’s VP of Product and Managed Services, Marc Mallett…
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Nearly 60% of US buy-side firms captured by Mifid II – survey

01 November 2017

Global Investor
Julie Aelbrecht summarises a SimCorp survey conducted in the US, where 58% of buy-side firms confirmed that they would have to comply with incoming European regulation Mifid II. Write up features commentary from SimCorp’s MiFID II expert, Gernot Schmidt…
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Technology’s impact on active versus passive management

02 October 2017

Money Management Executive 
Insightful commentary from SimCorp’s Front Office specialist, Terry Flynn, on the role of technology and the key factors to consider, when exploring one of the industry’s hottest debates…
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Aladdin: The Genie in BlackRock’s money machine

25 September 2017

Financial News
Asset Management Reporter, Tabby Kinder, looks into Aladdin’s grip on asset management firms, including systemic risk and constraints of the system. The article features quotes from an interview with SimCorp CEO, Klaus Holse, on the market share of SimCorp Dimension, Aladdin’s biggest competitor, with recent client wins.
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It’s time for collateral management to return from the margins

06 September 2017

Asset Servicing Times
In this feature article, Mark Baker, Collateral Management Product Manager at SimCorp talks about the front to back nature of collateral management and why firms should take the time now to recognise the rippling effect of recent regulations, on bilateral trading operations in the front office.
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Technology disruption now a pressing issue for investors

21 August 2017

Pensions & Investments
P&I’s London Bureau Chief, Sophie Baker, weighs up the pros and cons of technology adoption for institutional investors and the driving trends. The article features an interview with SimCorp’s Head of Product Management, Marc Schröter…
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SimCorp Adds New Tools for Mifid II Trade and Transaction Reporting

15 August 2017

Buy Side Technology
Waters Technology Reporter, Aggelos Andreou, reports on the 6.2 release of SimCorp Dimension, including Mifid II-compliant functionalities. Simcorp’s Head of Product Management, Marc Schroter provides further details on the enhancements…
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Distrust in Data Keeps Risk Managers on Edge

25 July 2017

FT Ignites
Jill Gregorie speaks to SimCorp’s Data Management specialists Terry Flynn and Marc Mallett on the struggle US asset managers face with investment data, in the wake of the SEC Modernization Rule…
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SimCorp on the investment technology drive

12 July 2017

Insurance Asset Risk  
SimCorp’s CEO, Klaus Holse talks to Insurance Asset Risk on the company’s services to the insurance industry and why technology will continue to be the driving force of growth for insurance firms…
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To buy or to build?

26 May 2017

Fund Technology
Matthew Reid, trading product manager and director at SimCorp revisits the age-old debate of buy vs build, and warns of the long-term impact of underestimating the value of vendors…
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BlackRock bets on Aladdin as genie of growth

18 May 2017

Financial Times
“The competition: SimCorp’s Dimension gains on Aladdin.” The Financial Times analyses the asset management vendor landscape, citing SimCorp’s recent front office client wins and quotes from SimCorp’s CEO, Klaus Holse and Stephen Butcher, Managing Director, UK, Ireland and Middle East...
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Integrated technology: unlocking alpha through greater efficiency

10 April 2017

Pensions & Investments
Topical commentary from Marc Mallett, Vice President of Product Management, on the current challenge asset managers face with their technology infrastructure, and how simplified data management holds the key to operational alpha…
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Data Management: All in one place

01 April 2017

Funds Europe  
Fund Europe’s Nicholas Pratt takes a closer look at the obstacles to breaking away from the traditional silos of front, middle and back office, to adopt a more consolidated data management philosophy. Features quotes from Simcorp’s Marc Mallett…
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The Long and Winding Road to IBOR Nirvana

30 March 2017

Buy Side Technology  
Waters Technology Editor in Chief, Victor Anderson speaks to SimCorp’s Stephen Butcher about the IBOR proposition facing buy-side firms and what they need to consider when embarking on such a journey...
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