Business Partners

Our Business Partners provide complementary business solutions to SimCorp Dimension. We have collaborated with the business partner to they build and support an interface that integrates with both solutions.

AIM

AIM Software is a leading provider of customized reference data solutions to the global financial markets. Built on top of a single source code base, AIM Software’s flagship product GAIN Data Management is modular and extensible and offers a fast time to market and excellent return on investment.

GAIN Data Management provides consolidated, cleansed data in standardized formats, based on client-defined rules, for use in downstream systems.GAIN Data Management may be used to process securities prices, static and reference data, and corporate actions notifications from 45+ sources, such as Bloomberg, Reuters, Interactive Data, SIX Telekurs and many others, with the resulting cleansed data being uploaded into SimCorp Dimension via a standard interface. Consequently, SimCorp’s clients can mitigate risks of costly errors and avoid waste of resources associated with use of inaccurate data. They can also reduce cost and improve the accuracy of their data management processes through streamlined, automated workflows.

AIM Software’s golden copy, pricing, security master, corporate actions, and risk management solutions are used by asset managers, private banks, investment banks, hedge funds, and custodians all over the world, with over 400 projects delivered successfully to date and over 120 references worldwide.


SunGard APT

SunGard APT provides multi-factor risk models that use a pure statistical methodology based on market data for factor definition. More than 50 models are available in single country, regional, and global varieties, including dedicated emerging markets and Arabian markets models. These models are used to estimate risk profiles for a multitude of asset classes including equities, bonds, currencies, indices, commodities, derivatives, and funds.

SimCorp Dimension incorporates an interface to 'APTXMLserver' which, based on APT multi factor models, computes a wide range of market risk key ratios.

This plug and play interface allows SimCorp Dimension users to easily access a full range of risk analytics while keeping operational and project risk to an absolute minimum.


MSCI

MSCI is a leading provider of investment decision support tools to financial institutions worldwide, with 40+ years of experience. MSCI delivers indices, risk and return portfolio analytics and financial analysis services and products for the entire investment process and covers all major asset classes. MSCI supports more than 6000 clients in more than 80 countries, including asset managers, banks, hedge funds and pension schemes.

The solutions include best of breed risk systems like Barra and RiskMetrics. SimCorp and MSCI have developed an interface that transfers positions and instrument descriptions from SimCorp Dimension to MSCI RiskMetrics and enables the user to store the MSCI RiskMetrics analytics and alerts in the SimCorp Dimension database. The two-way solution significantly decreases the operational burden of describing holdings, benchmarks and reporting structures preparatory to the analysis of risk. Consolidated reports combining SimCorp Dimension and MSCI RiskMetrics data can be produced, and the SimCorp Dimension Manager, Dashboard and Alert Inbox applications can be used to analyse the results returned from MSCI.


Omgeo

Omgeo creates certainty in post-trade operations through the automation and timely confirmation of the economic details of trades executed between investment managers and broker/dealers.

Every day, Omgeo enables an efficient community of more than 6,000 financial services clients in 46 countries to manage matching and exception handling of trade allocations, confirmations, and settlement instructions. Omgeo has also extended its trade lifecycle coverage to include counterparty risk management, which supports end-to-end collateralization and reconciliation across multiple asset classes.

Leading organizations rely on Omgeo to help manage an increasingly complex investment industry by providing operational stability and solutions that complement the focus on profitability in an era of escalating trade volumes. Across borders, asset classes, and trade lifecycles, Omgeo is the global standard for operational efficiency across the investment industry. Formed in 2001, Omgeo is jointly owned by the DTCC and Thomson Reuters.

SimCorp Dimension interfaces with Omgeo Central Trade ManagerSM (Omgeo CTM) for trade allocations and confirmation, enabling STP where matching occurs and highlighting exceptions for resolution.


ReportSoft

ReportSoft is focused on corporate reporting and rich internet reporting solutions.

The company combines knowledge and experience with one of the most flexible, innovative, and best performing reporting and analysis platforms from Actuate.

ReportSoft has been a partner of SimCorp since spring 2006, contributing domain expertise within financial and portfolio reporting and analysis, specifically in the use of Actuate's e.Spreadsheet solution, which provides the flexibility of the spreadsheet with the security and audit trail functionality required for robust business deployment.

ReportSoft offers implementation, training, installation, and support for reporting applications in close collaboration with SimCorp for our common clients throughout the world.


Dynamic Solutions

Dynamic Solutions S.A. has been successfully working as an implementation partner with SimCorp for financial service providers for many years, acquiring deep SimCorp Dimension expertise in the process. Based on this hands-on knowledge, Dynamic Solutions has developed software to compare and monitor SimCorp Dimension configurations, SCDDiff. Use of SCDDiff saves the SimCorp Dimension customer time and money in background operational tasks such as system upgrades, testing, and auditing.

Dynamic Solutions also has core skills in the realization of data migration projects in the context of the implementation of SimCorp Dimension. Since 2007 Dynamic Solutions has been the officially preferred partner of SimCorp for all fund migrations in the investment trust sector.

The integration of SimCorp Dimension into the IT environment of the client is another important field of activity for Dynamic Solutions. Here the company offers both standardized and individual solutions based on its proprietary Java-driven integration platform DSGlue and the internal interface tools of SimCorp Dimension.


Cassini Systems

Cassini Systems have created an innovative, award winning, pre-trade platform for OTC trading that combines risk, limits, fees, margin and collateral in a single set of analytics. Cassini supports What-If tests on your OTC trades to ensure lowest TCA, showing overall Initial Margin and lifetime trade costs, and also suggesting alternative trade structures that may provide the required exposure at lower cost. Cassini’s technology can now be delivered as an integrated solution with SimCorp Dimension.


OTCX

OTCX was one of the first web-based trading platforms for exotic and vanilla OTC derivatives, allowing users to negotiate trades more efficiently and evidence best execution.

Our objective is to improve workflow processes between dealers and clients and reduce operational risk, whilst giving users control over their trades. With compliance teams being required by increasing regulation to be ever more stringent and an enormous number of verbal trades still being missed, our Request for Quote (RFQ) platform enables the buy-side to be fully compliant with all impending regulation such as MIFID ll. The OTCX platform is a smart tool for bi-lateral negotiation, increases flexibility in trading and employs state of the art, easy to use technology. Headquartered in London, OTCX also has offices in Sydney, Australia.