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Mar 20, 2020, 08:30 ET Same Day ACH Dollar Limit Increases Today to $100,000

A major enhancement to Same Day ACH begins today, as the dollar limit per payment quadruples to $100,000. "This is one of the most requested changes...


Feb 05, 2020, 08:30 ET Nacha Announces it is Building Phixius, a New Platform to EnableSharing of Payment-Related Information for the U.S. Financial Services Industry

Nacha announced today it is developing Phixius, an online platform that integrates technology, rules and participants to exchange payment-related...


Feb 03, 2020, 09:05 ET ACH Network Annual Growth Rate Reaches 12-Year High

The ACH Network saw a remarkable year in 2019 as the annual growth rate reached a 12-year high. There were 24.7 billion payments on the ACH Network,...


Jan 22, 2020, 08:15 ET ACH Network Volume Grows 8.1% in Final Quarter of 2019

The ACH Network closed out 2019 with a strong final quarter featuring impressive growth across several areas, particularly Same Day ACH. Fourth...


Dec 23, 2019, 15:34 ET Nacha Confirms Effective Date of Same Day ACH Expansion

As the steward of the ACH Network, Nacha applauds the Federal Reserve Board of Governors' approval today of the extension of the National Settlement...


Nov 05, 2019, 08:35 ET Nacha's Payments Innovation Alliance and the U.S. Faster Payments Council Launch the Faster Payments Playbook

Today, Nacha and its Payments Innovation Alliance, jointly with the U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC), launched the Faster Payments Playbook, an...


Oct 15, 2019, 08:50 ET ACH Network Volume Jumps 9.5% in Third Quarter

ACH Network payment volume and Same Day ACH payment volume both soared in the third quarter of 2019. The 6.2 billion ACH payments in the third...


Aug 05, 2019, 17:00 ET Nacha Statement Regarding Federal Reserve Board's Plan to Develop a Real-Time Payment and Settlement Service

"As the administrator of the ACH Network, and as an industry association dedicated to bringing diverse stakeholders together, Nacha is committed to...


Jul 11, 2019, 11:50 ET ACH Network Sees Highest Quarterly Growth in 11 Years

The ACH Network saw its highest quarterly growth rate in more than a decade during the second quarter of 2019. Volume rose 7.7% over the same period...


May 07, 2019, 13:21 ET Nacha's Payments Innovation Alliance and the U.S. Faster Payments Council Collaborate to Develop the Faster Payments Playbook

Today, Nacha and its Payments Innovation Alliance, jointly with the U.S. Faster Payments Council, are announcing a collaboration to further develop...


May 07, 2019, 10:15 ET Nacha's Payments Innovation Alliance Launches ACH Quick Start Tool for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Today, Nacha and its Payments Innovation Alliance launched the ACH Quick Start Tool, an online educational resource designed to help small and...


May 06, 2019, 14:25 ET ACH Network Continues its Strong Growth in 2019

The ACH Network started 2019 with strong growth, as the number of payments in the first quarter increased 5.8% from a year earlier, and the daily...


May 06, 2019, 11:54 ET Nacha Introduces the Nacha Corporate Experience

Today, Nacha introduces the Nacha Corporate Experience, a new way of demonstrating how businesses can more effectively exchange payments and...


May 06, 2019, 08:53 ET Jane E. Larimer to be Next CEO of Nacha

The Nacha Board of Directors has selected Jane E. Larimer as the next President and CEO of Nacha effective July 1, 2019. The Board thanks Janet O....


Mar 28, 2019, 12:34 ET NACHA Releases Top 50 Rankings of ACH Originating and Receiving Financial Institutions; Updated Figures Show 2018 Total Volume of 27 Billion ACH Payments

NACHA today released its Top 50 rankings of originators and receivers of ACH payments for 2018. The Top 50 originating financial institutions...


Feb 19, 2019, 11:30 ET ACH Network Moves 23 Billion Payments and $51 Trillion in 2018

2018 was a milestone year for the ACH Network. Payment volume climbed by almost 1.5 billion payments, the fourth straight year the ACH Network has...


Jan 30, 2019, 09:15 ET Robust ACH Network Growth Continues in Fourth Quarter; Same Day ACH Volume Marks a Milestone

ACH Network volume saw its biggest quarterly growth in more than a decade during the fourth quarter of 2018. Same Day ACH payments also passed a...


Dec 11, 2018, 12:51 ET Bill.com Joins the Elite Ranks of NACHA Certified ACH Payment Third-Party Senders

Bill.com, the leader in digital business payments, has achieved NACHA certification as an ACH Third-Party Sender. As a NACHA Certified third-party,...


Nov 01, 2018, 15:15 ET NACHA Reports Strong ACH Volume Growth of Nearly 7 Percent in Q3 2018

The number of ACH payments totaled more than 5.6 billion in the third quarter of 2018, a 6.7 percent increase over Q3 2017, according to NACHA. The...


Oct 01, 2018, 14:06 ET NACHA Acquires Business Payments Directory Association

Today, NACHA announced that the Business Payments Directory Association (BPDA) will become an independent, member-led, self-governed group under the...