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Afinis: Virtual Planning Meeting, Oct. 28 - You're Invited

October 26, 2020
This will be a working meeting utilizing agile program increment planning to determine the steps for the next Afinis sprints. Afinis is a membership-based governance organization that advances API standardization.
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Nacha's George Throckmorton Addresses Frictionless Finance at Sibos

October 14, 2020
Along with panelists from Visa and EY, Nacha's George Throckmorton recently participated in "Frictionless Finance: Using Data to Accelerate and Connect Businesses. In it, the presenters discuss how data "powers payments" and is the key to frictionless commerce. 
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Larimer: The ACH Network Delivered Economic Impact Payments on Time

October 9, 2020
The criticism that the speed of the ACH Network slowed down stimulus payments, misguided as it is, misses the fact that the rail performed extraordinarily well. In a single day, the ACH Network supported 81 million payments without issue, in addition to its regular payment volumes.
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Afinis: New API Finds an Early Adopter Close to Home

October 6, 2020
Afinis’ new Payee Profile API allows a company to obtain correct payment transaction details and remittance requirements to pay another company regardless of business provider network or financial institution.
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Phixius Featured in Bank Info Security

October 5, 2020
Phixius, an online platform that integrates technology, rules and participants to exchange payment-related information across all payment types, was recently featured in Bank Info Security. 
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(Podcast) Nacha’s API Standardization: A Necessary Undertaking

September 24, 2020
As technological innovation continues to reshape the payments industry, APIs are becoming a prominent feature of the landscape. But as APIs become a facet in the payments industry, so does the need for API standardization and common practices. Such a framework is necessary for innovation and growth to continue at a quick pace.
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Direct Deposit: As Easy as it Gets

September 21, 2020
There are plenty of things in life that are complicated, but Direct Deposit isn't one of them. Quite the opposite.
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Direct Deposit is Proven, Fast and Secure

September 20, 2020
As the coronavirus pandemic raged across the country, the U.S. government turned to Direct Deposit to deliver millions of stimulus payments to Americans. On April 15, exactly as the IRS instructed, 81 million Americans woke up to find their stimulus payments safely in their bank accounts thanks to Direct Deposit.
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