ACH Transactions to Top Checks as Top Form of B2B Payment by 2020: New Survey

Posted June 26, 2017

According to a new survey conducted by Credit Research Foundation (CRF) in partnership with NACHA- The Electronic Payments Association, credit and account receivables professionals anticipate that ACH transactions will surpass checks as the leading form of payment received from business customers by 2020.

Senate Releases Discussion Draft Re: Replacing Parts of AHCA

Posted June 23, 2017

On June 22, 2017, The Senate released a discussion draft of legislation that would replace parts of the Affordable Health Care Act.

NACHA’s API Standardization Industry Group Identifies Top Categories of Use Cases for Standardization Efforts during Inaugural Meeting

Posted June 22, 2017

Summary Meeting Report also outlines group’s ideas for an API “Playbook.”

Federal Reserve to Make Stress Testing More Transparent

Posted June 21, 2017

On June 16, 2017, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sent a letter to Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-Mo.), stating that the Fed will make its stress testing for banks more transparent.

NACHA Hosts Capitol Hill Day

Posted June 13, 2017

On June 8, 2017, NACHA hosted its annual Capitol Hill Day in Washington D.C.

Treasury Report Highlights Need for Regulatory Relief

Posted June 13, 2017

On June 12, 2017, The U.S. Department of the Treasury issued its first in a series of reports to President Trump examining the United States’ financial regulatory system and detailing executive actions and regulatory changes that can be immediately undertaken to provide regulatory relief for U.S. financial institutions. 

Financial CHOICE Act Clears House

Posted June 13, 2017

On June 8, 2017, the House passed the Financial CHOICE Act by a nearly party-line vote of 233 to 186 with only one GOP member voting against the bill (Walter Jones of North Carolina).

NACHA Government Relations Update - June 15, 2017

Posted June 13, 2017

NACHA's Government Relations update provides insight on policy matters at the federal and state level that could impact the ACH Network. In this edition: NACHA Hosts Capitol Hill Day, Financial CHOICE Act Clears House and more.