Are you ready for SFTR?

Are you ready for SFTR?

This session will give you a comprehensive understanding of SimCorp’s cloud-based full-service solution for this requirement. We will demonstrate how you can report efficiently, with minimal operational overhead and low upfront investment. 

SFTR (Securities Financing Transaction Regulation) will introduce another significant reporting obligation for financial firms, following EMIR in 2013 and MiFIR Article 26 in 2018. Reporting will go live in April 2020, introducing a large number of operational and data management challenges for all firms that need to comply.

If you are responsible for daily regulatory reporting, oversight, or compliance, this will be a valuable session for you.

Speakers

Gernot Schmidt
Product Manager for Regulation, SimCorp

Carsten Kunkel
Head of Global Regulatory Center of Excellence, SimCorp

Speaker

Sander Tegelaar
Project Manager, PGGM

LIBOR reform – what is it and how will it affect you?

The global regulatory community has initiated broad reforms of the LIBORs with the goal to increase confidence, robustness, and reliability of benchmark rates. The operational challenges coming out of these reforms are just beginning to be understood. But it is clear that the reforms will have significant economical impact on investment firms.

Join this session if you want to understand the upcoming changes and how investment firms will be affected.

Speakers

Gernot Schmidt
Product Manager for Regulation, SimCorp

Carl Balslev Clausen
Product Manager for IBOR, SimCorp

Speakers

Floris van de Loo
Financial Services Risk, EY

Erik-Jan van Dijk
Head of Treasury, LDI Structuring & Trading
Achmea Investment Management

SimCorp Dimension as a Service

SimCorp Dimension as a Service

SimCorp has partnered with IBM to continue to build and deliver an end-to-end, fully managed solution for SimCorp Dimension.

This presentation will talk about the capabilities SimCorp has built together with IBM, enabling SimCorp to deliver SCDaaS, SimCorp Dimension as a Service and also about the choice to have SCDaaS powered by IBM Cloud.

Speakers

Henning Glegg
Cloud Sales Executive, IBM Denmark

Christoffer de Maré
Vice President, ASP, SimCorp

SimCorp Cloud Journey – Q & A

SimCorp Cloud Journey – Q & A

Follow up and Q&A on the plenary session “SimCorp Cloud Journey”

Speakers

Georg Hetrodt

Georg Hetrodt
CPO, Executive Vice President, SimCorp

Thomas Hejlsberg
CTO, Senior Vice President, SimCorp

Collateral & Cash Management – benefiting from improved liquidity, pricing and operational efficiency via CCP cleared repos

Regulatory changes have significantly reduced the ability of buy-side entities to access the bilateral repo market in order to manage liquidity and collateral needs at reasonable costs.

Join this session if you want to learn first-hand why PGGM, the Dutch pension fund manager with more than EUR 200bn of AuM, connected to Eurex Clearing (CCP) for centrally cleared repos and how the repos are reconciled within SimCorp Dimension

Speakers

Frank Odendall
Senior Vice President and Head of Buy-Side Repo Solutions, Eurex

Mark Baker
Product Portfolio Manager for IBOR, SimCorp

Paul van de Moosdijk
Senior Treasury Manager at PGGM

Client to Repository the SFTR journey

Client to Repository the SFTR journey

Please join DTCC where we will walk through the elements of consideration and points to note when considering your SFTR Repository. From client service to well established relationships with regulators, there is more than simply reporting that you should consider when selecting your reporting route.

We will bring the voice of a client that has selected their repository and how they came to that decision.

Please visit the stand to learn more and also discover who will be guest presenting this session with DTCC.

Speaker

Mark Steadman
Executive Director, European Head, Product Development and Change Management, DTCC

Connect with Mark on LinkedIn

Multi-system landscape management

Join this session to learn how to reduce the system operational overhead by simplifying the systems landscape, utilizing automated processes, and providing on-demand solutions for your business.

In this session, we will talk about different offerings and discuss how to leverage from immutable infrastructure, operations at scale, change management of environments, shared services, etc.

The above will be discussed in the perspective of different landscape complexities, including which benefits you can achieve in each of these setups:
– Simple setup (up to 6 environments)
– Advanced setup (+6 environments)
– Service provider setup (multi-client setup)

Speakers

Emil S. Frisendal
Product Manager for Cloud, Tech Systems, SimCorp

Victor Valore
Product Manager for System Operations, Tech Systems, SimCorp

System operations for large environments

System operations for large environments

Join this session if you run large SimCorp Dimension environments and would like to get insights into how you can optimize your system operations across environments, e.g. project, test, UAT, and prod systems.

Learn how to achieve benefits and reduce TCO in your system operations through:

Service Platform configuration

– Elasticity on calculation services and worker services

– Telemetry from large environments

Large databases

– Possible cost reductions through Oracle Application Specific Full Use licenses from SimCorp

Upgrades

– Supporting four releases a year; bringing down upgrade time

Finally, get an insight into the roadmap for further enhancing system operations for SimCorp Dimension.

Speakers

Joachim Bonding
Product Portfolio Manager, Tech Systems, SimCorp

Victor Valore
Product Manager for System Operations, Tech Systems, SimCorp

Client communications and reporting: A deep-dive into the Coric platform

Client communications and reporting: A deep-dive into the Coric platform

The Coric client communications platform is undergoing some exciting changes and updates to further improve the experience of building and generating client reports. This session will dive into those changes and look at what the future holds for the Coric platform.

The session will look at the new interface built over the Coric functionality to enable browser-based sign off of reports and content.  New data management features support the business-friendly user management and with an exciting first look at additional tools being added to the platform.

Join this session, if you’re looking to understand more about the direction of client communications and how SimCorp is responding to the challenges.

Speaker

Ian Rees
Product Manager for SimCorp Coric, SimCorp

Data Warehouse Manager and SimCorp BI

Data Warehouse Manager and SimCorp BI

Join this session if you have deployed the SimCorp Data Warehouse in your organization and would like an update on the recent developments and our plans for the future.

Take the opportunity to learn about new functionalities that will ease your operation of data loads and reporting, including the new data modeling engine and extended business coverage in our data model.

Get insights into upcoming and future functionality and how we build a data visualization integration through SimCorp Business Intelligence to analyze data warehouse data in only a few minutes.

Finally, get an update on the standard platform offering for SimCorp Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence, including predefined data marts for regulation and client reporting.

Speaker

Michael Sinnet
Product Manager for Data Warehouse, SimCorp