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DEEP-DIVE SESSIONS

Deep-dive sessions

Wednesday September 19

Join up to four sessions to learn about the latest release for our solutions and services. Product experts will also give insights into the roadmap and enable you to prepare your organization for what is coming.

 No. Deep-dive sessions (all sessions are 45 min.) 10:30 am 11:30 am 1:15 pm 2:15 pm
1 Asset Manager: New workflows and powerful P&L capabilities
2 Compliance Manager: Enhancing result transparency, workflow segregation, and system ownership
3 Order Manager: Strategic evolution
4 OTC Derivatives and Collateral Management: Product update
5 Settlement Manager: Securities and private debt processing
6 Money Markets and Reconciliation
7 Valuation and Structured Products: Managing complexity
8 Strategy Manager and Risk Analysis Manager: Investment consequence analysis
9 Performance Manager and KPI Manager: Product update
10 Alternative Investments Manager: New features and roadmap
11 Data Warehouse Manager: Enabling consistent reporting and analysis
12 Managed Data Services: An introduction to DataCare
13 Investment Accounting Manager: Mastering the complexity
14 Fund Administration Manager: Workflow control across portfolios and funds
15 System Operations: A deep dive
16 Cloud Enablement of SimCorp Dimension
17 SimCorp Dimension as a Service: Application services
18 Corporate Actions and Trade Processing Standard Solutions

Session details

1. Asset Manager: New workflows and powerful P&L capabilities

Asset Manager, a fully integrated part of SimCorp’s Front Office Suite along with Compliance Manager and Order Manager, helps portfolio managers in a challenging environment where inefficiency costs money.

Learn about new features ranging from sharing simulations to working with multiple accounting principles.

Join if interested in improving your front office decision-support tools.

Speaker
Martin Shaw, Product Manager for Portfolio Management, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

2. Compliance Manager: Enhancing result transparency, workflow segregation, and system ownership

Compliance Manager is a fully integrated part of SimCorp’s Front Office Suite along with Asset Manager and Order Manager.

Learn about graphical representation of rule results, how ‘rule groups’ support workflow segregation, and about user interface enhancements.

Attend if you are responsible for the compliance area and would like an update on our roadmap and latest key features.

Speaker
David Wheatley, Product Manager for Compliance, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

3. Order Manager: Strategic evolution

Order Manager is a fully integrated part of SimCorp’s Front Office Suite along with Asset Manager and Compliance Manager. Join to understand the strategic path for execution in SimCorp Dimension, including the TradingScreen partnership and fixed income enhancements, and learn about the roadmap.

Attend if you are responsible for trading or part of the business analyst or system support team for your traders.

Speakers
Matthew Reid, Product Manager for Trading, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

4. OTC Derivatives and Collateral Management: Product update

Join this session to understand our recent developments in both OTC derivatives and collateral management, covering front-, middle-, and back-office workflows. Attend if you are working with collateral and derivatives and would like a product update and early insight into our roadmap.

Speaker
Mark Baker, Product Portfolio Manager for IBOR, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

5. Settlement Manager: Securities and private debt processing

Pressures to reduce costs while increasing investment diversification challenge your operating model by demanding ‘more for less’.

Join this session to hear about SimCorp’s plans for addressing developments in the post-trade processing space including corporate actions processing, and about back-office administration of private debt instruments.

Speaker
Igor Gramatikovski, Product Manager for Securities Processing, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

6. Money Markets and Reconciliation

Join this session to learn about developments in the Reconciliation and Money Markets areas in the two most recent versions of SimCorp Dimension.

You will also hear about our plans in these areas, including information and roadmap for how SimCorp will address the impending Securities Financing Transaction Regulation (SFTR)

This session would be of interest for back office, operations, and reconciliation experts, as well as those interested in SFTR.

Speaker
Paul Michael, Product Manager for Reconciliation and Money Markets, SimCorp

Gernot Schmidt, Product Manager Regulation, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

7. Valuation and Structured Products: Managing complexity

Valuation and structured products are inherently complex, but SimCorp Dimension offers robust and transparent management of both.

Learn about our exciting progress on modern APIs for the valuation platform and for XpressInstruments.

Join us, if you are working with valuation or risk or within management of structured products and derivatives.

Speaker
Carl Balslev Clausen, Product Manager for Structured Products, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

8. Strategy Manager and Risk Analysis Manager: Investment consequence analysis

Join this session to get a short introduction to the risk management solutions in SimCorp Dimension as well as our Solvency II solution.

The session will also provide a roadmap with insight into the Investment Forecasting project.

This session is highly relevant as regulation increasingly requests analysis of the consequences of investment strategies.

Speaker
Else Braathen, Product Manager for Risk Management, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

9. Performance Manager and KPI Manager: Product update

Learn about new analytical capabilities for alternative investments and how you can apply our Factor-Based Fixed Income Performance Attribution model to tailor the analysis to your investment process.

Also, get introduced to KPI Manager, which leverages our cloud platform to enable tracking of your operational performance, including peer comparison.

Speaker
Lars Ole Hansen, Product Manager for Performance, BI, and KPI, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

10. Alternative Investments Manager: New features and roadmap

Learn about the Alternative Investments Manager’s recently released functionalities and roadmap to fully support alternative investments as part of your SimCorp Dimension solution.

You will also hear from our development partners and learn about the upcoming 6.5 to 6.7 releases, including look-through capabilities, KPI tracking, and real estate support.

Speaker
Hugues Chabanis, Product Manager for Alternative Investments, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

11. Data Warehouse Manager: Enabling consistent reporting and analysis

Being able to report on consistent data is one of the key challenges investment managers are facing today.

Join this session to get an overview of what is new in our data warehouse solution and how we plan and aim to offer further standard solutions.

If you are responsible for data, reporting, or analytics, this session will be highly relevant.

Speaker
Michael Sinnet, Product Manager for Data Warehouse, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

12. Managed Data Services: An introduction to DataCare

This session takes a detailed deep dive into the SimCorp DataCare solution, which offers fully managed data services.

We also look at the future of managed connectivity and the detailed SimCorp data taxonomy.

Join this session is you are interested in data, connectivity, and the strategy to join all this together.

Speaker
Duncan Cooper, Product Manager for Data Management and Connectivity, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

13. Investment Accounting Manager: Mastering the complexity

New regulations, new instruments, and demands for fast, reliable information are daily challenges.

Learn how SimCorp Dimension supports you and what’s new and coming in Investment Accounting Manager and General Ledger Manager.

If you work with accounting, accounting policies, or IT infrastructure for accounting processes, this is a session for you.

Speaker
Arne E. Jørgensen, Product Manager for Accounting, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

14. Fund Administration Manager: Workflow control across portfolios and funds

Join this session to get a preview of Fund Administration Manager’s current development progress, latest key features, and our roadmap.

Learn about tax transparency requirements and get tips to improve your exception-handling process.

Attend this session if you are a Fund Administrator or responsible for the workflow processing of multiple portfolios.

Speaker
Peter Erik Hertel, Product Manager for Fund Accounting, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

15. System Operations: A deep dive

Join this session to learn more about what can be done to optimize the system operation of SimCorp Dimension.

You will also hear about the roadmap for an ITIL compliant configuration management across instances as well as our roadmap for elastic services in Service Platform.

Speaker
Joachim Bonding, Product Manager for System Operations, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

16. Cloud Enablement of SimCorp Dimension

Join this session to get an overview of SimCorp’s strategy for cloud enabling SimCorp Dimension, including making public cloud hosting an efficient offering.

We will cover topics like elasticity, dynamic scaling, performance burst, increased security, and reduction of cost. The session will also present SimCorp’s new cloud-native applications initiatives.

Speaker
Jacob Goltermann, Product Portfolio Manager, Technology, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

17. SimCorp Dimension as a Service: Application services

Join this session to hear about our Application Services and services framework for clients looking for: 1) a simpler IT management operation, 2) a known cost for running operations 3) a continuous improvement roadmap for running operations and 4) on-demand expertise on maintenance, quality assurance, configuration maintenance, and development expertise.

Speakers
Jesper Aagaard, Sr. Manager, Application Services, SimCorp
Bernd Weyers, Sr. Manager, Application Services, SimCorp

Session times
10:30 am – 11:15 am
1:15 pm – 2 pm

18. Corporate Actions and Trade Processing Standard Solutions

All SimCorp’s clients process trades and perform corporate actions. Join this session to learn about the standard platforms SimCorp is offering in these areas.

SimCorp Standard Platforms are based upon the experience that we have gained over numerous SimCorp Dimension implementation projects over several years.

Speakers
James Carter, Product Manager for IBOR, SimCorp
Christian Arjen Brockhus, Solution Architect, SimCorp

Session times
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2:15 pm – 3 pm

Registration deadline: September 10, 2018
Registration fee: €479 excl. VAT
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