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May 4, 2022
As part of its Smarter Faster Payments Conference here, Nacha announced its 2022 Pay-Me Award Honorees, recognizing companies and organizations that have helped advance the ever-evolving payments industry.
May 1, 2022
Nacha's Payments Innovation Alliance has created a legal and risk mitigation resource guide for financial institutions seeking to implement voice payments capabilities and applications (skills) through smart devices, such as the Amazon Echo and Google Nest. As part of the series of Alliance Executive Briefings addressing conversational payments, Voice Payments Contractual Considerations for Financial Institutions provides background on the importance of Terms and Conditions (T&Cs) when offering voice payments services and how terms may be modified to best fit their skill. This guide also offers an overview of use cases, best practices for risk mitigation and a glossary of terms.
April 22, 2022
Nacha’s Afinis Interoperability Standards announced its new Board of Directors.
April 5, 2022
Nacha’s Top 50 rankings of financial institution originators and receivers of ACH payments for 2021 are now available.
March 18, 2022
The latest enhancement to Same Day ACH is here. The per payment limit is now $1 million.
March 1, 2022
Today, Nacha announced it named Modern Treasury as a Preferred Partner for Payment Operations. In becoming a Preferred Partner, Modern Treasury joins a select group of creators and entrepreneurs that Nacha recognizes for offering products and services aligned with Nacha’s core strategies to advance the ACH Network.
February 23, 2022
Unifits is now a Nacha Preferred Partner for ISO 20022 Payment Testing Automation. In becoming a Preferred Partner, Unifits joins a select group of innovators that Nacha recognizes for offering products and services that align with Nacha’s core strategies to advance the ACH Network.
February 22, 2022
Today, Nacha's Payments Innovation Alliance announced its 2022-2023 Advisory Committees. Working with Nacha staff, the Advisory Committees serve a leadership role to identify and address some of the most important issues facing the payments industry and provide strategic direction to the Alliance.
February 14, 2022
Today, Nacha announced updates to its ISO 20022-to-ACH Mapping Guide & Tool, which provides background, explanation and examples as well as detailed data mapping between the ISO 20022 messages and the corresponding ACH transactions.
February 8, 2022
Feb. 8 is National AAP Recognition Day, when we recognize the 4,500 payments professionals who have earned this prestigious accreditation.
February 7, 2022
Nacha announced today the addition of Webster Bank as a Nacha Direct Member. Nacha has more than 40 Direct Members, consisting of financial institutions and Payments Associations (PAs) that collectively represent nearly all financial institutions across the United States.
February 3, 2022
ACH Network volume grew 8.7% in 2021 with 29.1 billion payments. The value of those payments rose 17.4%, or $10.8 trillion.