SimCorp veteran Hans Otto Engkilde will head the new EMEA markets unit following the merger of its European markets divisions.
Several buy-side client implementations were completed by SimCorp during the lockdown via its remote delivery model.
Known as Datacare, new data service was developed in partnership with asset managers such as the investment management arm of Zurich Insurance Group.
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.