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Nacha creates broadly adopted payment and financial messaging rules and standards through consensus-led governance, international collaboration, and innovative development practices. We continually advance the ubiquitous ACH Network and engage diverse stakeholders to accelerate a digital future of global financial services interoperability.

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Nacha Announces New Officers and Directors for 2020

January 6, 2020
Nacha today announced its new Board Chairperson and Secretary/Treasurer as well as six new directors. The Nacha Board oversees the governance and administration of Nacha as the ACH Network administrator and industry trade association. “We are pleased to welcome our new officers and directors,” said Nacha President and CEO Jane Larimer. “Together our Board represents a diverse set of financial institution voices and helps us ensure the modern ACH Network continues to thrive and evolve.” The Board of Directors elected Joe W. Hussey to serve as Chairperson for 2020.
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Nacha Announces Trustly as a Preferred Partner for Online Banking Payment & Verification

December 18, 2019
Trustly (formerly known as PayWithMyBank in the U.S.) is now a Nacha Preferred Partner for Online Banking Payment & Verification. In becoming a Nacha Preferred Partner, Trustly joins a select group of innovators contributing to Nacha’s strategic efforts in support of the ACH payments ecosystem by removing friction, increasing ease, improving cash flow accessibility and efficiency, as well as supporting sound risk management and security for ACH payments.  “Our Preferred Partners play a key role in the nation’s smarter, faster and safer payments environment,” said Nacha President and CEO
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Nacha Announces Profituity as a Preferred Partner for ACH Enablement and NSF Recovery

December 10, 2019
Profituity is now a Nacha Preferred Partner for ACH Enablement and NSF Recovery As a Nacha Preferred Partner, Profituity joins a select group of innovators contributing to Nacha’s strategic efforts in support of the payments ACH ecosystem. Together through this partnership, Profituity and Nacha will continue working to remove friction, increase quality, improve cash flow accessibility and efficiency, and support sound risk management and security for ACH payments. “We are pleased to welcome Profituity as a Preferred Partner,” said Nacha President and CEO Jane Larimer.
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Nacha Announces Dwolla as a Preferred Partner for ACH Technology

October 25, 2019
Dwolla is now a Nacha Preferred Partner for ACH Technology. In becoming a Nacha Preferred Partner, Dwolla joins a select group of innovators contributing to Nacha’s strategic efforts in support of the ACH payments ecosystem by removing friction, increasing ease, improving cash flow accessibility and efficiency, as well as supporting sound risk management and security for ACH payments.  “The ACH Network is thriving and our Preferred Partners play a key role in building the modern network,” said Jane Larimer, Nacha President and CEO.
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ACH Network Volume Jumps 9.5% in Third Quarter

October 15, 2019
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 quarter is an increase of 9.5% from a year earlier. There were 3.6 billion debit transactions and 2.6 billion credits. Those payments were valued at $14.1 trillion, which is nearly 11% more than the third quarter of 2018. 
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Nacha Adds Synovus as a Direct Financial Institution Member

September 30, 2019
Nacha today announced the addition of Synovus as a Direct Financial Institution Member. Nacha’s Direct Members now consist of 32 financial institutions and 11 Payments Associations (PAs) that jointly represent approximately 11,000 financial institutions across the U.S. “On behalf of Nacha and its Board of Directors, I welcome Synovus to the Nacha family as a Direct Member,” said Jane Larimer, president and CEO of Nacha.
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Nacha Statement on Unauthorized ACH Reversals

September 13, 2019
Sept. 13, 2019 Nacha Statement The ACH Network has strong consumer protection measures in place to protect them. There are rules in place to prevent unauthorized withdrawals, including unauthorized reversals of payroll deposits. This is an unprecedented and isolated incident, and obviously, these rules were circumvented in this case. We understand that this has been a hardship for many. Nacha contacted the responsible financial institution immediately upon learning of this incident to expedite the process of re-crediting these consumers’ accounts.
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Nacha Announces Plaid as a Preferred Partner for Account Validation

August 29, 2019
Plaid is now a Nacha Preferred Partner for Account Validation, joining a select group of innovators contributing to Nacha’s strategic efforts in support of the payments ecosystem by removing friction, increasing ease, improving cash flow accessibility and efficiency, as well as supporting sound risk management and security for ACH payments.
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