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OrthoBanc Becomes a Nacha Certified Third-Party Sender

May 7, 2019
OrthoBanc, LLC, a leader in electronic payments for orthodontists and dentists, has become Nacha Certified, joining an elite group of ACH Third-Party Senders. By achieving Nacha Certified status, OrthoBanc has shown it is meeting the rigorous certification standards of this voluntary program established by Nacha, the steward of the ACH Network. “A vibrant ACH Network depends on quality Third-Party Senders adhering to sound practices,” said Nacha Chief Operating Officer Jane Larimer.
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Nacha Introduces the Nacha Corporate Experience

May 6, 2019
The Nacha Corporate Experience Combines Standards and Technology to Deliver a More Efficient Payments Experience for Today’s Businesses  ORLANDO, Fla., May 6, 2019 – Today, Nacha introduces the Nacha Corporate Experience, a new way of demonstrating how businesses can more effectively exchange payments and information.
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ACH Network Continues its Strong Growth in 2019

May 6, 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 average volume of payments increased 7.5%. The ACH Network set a record in February 2019 as volume exceeded 100 million ACH payments per day for the first time. ACH volume in the first quarter was 6 billion payments: 3.5 billion debits and 2.5 billion credits. Internet-initiated payments rose 10.3% to 1.6 billion.
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ACH Network Moves 23 Billion Payments and $51 Trillion in 2018

February 19, 2019
HERNDON, Va., February 19, 2019 – 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 added more than 1 billion new payments.  ACH Network volume reached nearly 23 billion payments in 2018, a year-over-year increase of 6.9 percent and the highest growth rate since 2008. That’s nearly 70 payments for every person in the U.S. The value of ACH payments in 2018 was $51.2 trillion, a 9.5 percent increase over 2017.
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Robust ACH Network Growth Continues in Fourth Quarter; Same Day ACH Volume Marks a Milestone

January 29, 2019
HERNDON, Va., Jan. 29, 2019 – 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 significant milestone.   More than 5.9 billion ACH payments were made in the final quarter of last year: 3.5 billion debits and 2.4 billion credits. That’s up 8.7 percent from the same time in 2017, and is the highest quarterly growth rate in 11 years.   Fourth quarter Same Day ACH volume was more than 51.3 million payments, marking the first time Same Day ACH payments surpassed the 50 million threshold.
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Nacha Announces SWBC as a Preferred Partner for ACH-Facilitated Lending Services

November 7, 2018
HERNDON, Va. — Nov. 7, 2018 —  SWBC has become a Nacha Preferred Partner for ACH-Facilitated Lending Services. Nacha Preferred Partners are a select group of innovators that contribute to Nacha’s strategic efforts in support of the payments ecosystem at large by removing friction, increasing ease, cash flow accessibility and efficiency, as well as supporting sound risk management and security for ACH payments.
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