The recent investment in Alkymi will allow SimCorp to automate certain data processes for clients using its SimCorp Dimension platform.
Partnership will see GAM use SimCorp Dimension as its core front-office platform, with the transition due to begin this month.
AIM Software provides data management technology to asset management firms.
SimCorp research finds only 7% of buy-side firms are ready to comply with the incoming rules in September.
Despite opportunities such as reduced workload, buy-side firms would still opt for a technology vendor over a custodian for front-to-back-office solutions.
Exane Derivatives and Ellipsis Asset Management have implemented SimCorp Dimension for front, middle and back-office management.
Areas like fixed income and collateral management are already partly automated, but buy-side faces challenges when automating traditionally manual processes.