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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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(Podcast) The Tale of Two Quarters: What Trends in the ACH Network Tell Us About the Economy

August 26, 2020
In the U.S., pandemic-related lockdowns brought much of the economy to a standstill, and people largely shifted their activity online. In an effort to provide relief to families and businesses, the federal government infused trillions of dollars into various programs, including direct payments to individuals and loans to small businesses. Against this backdrop, Nacha released data on the ACH Network volume over the first half of the year. The numbers offer valuable insight into the changes taking place in the economy.
Blog

Phixius Selected to Demo at Finovate

August 26, 2020
​​​​​​​Phixius, Nacha’s payment information exchange platform, has been selected to present Phixius at Finova, which features demos and presentations on the latest innovations in financial technology.
Blog

Federal Reserve Explores Digital Currencies

August 19, 2020
On Aug. 13, 2020, The Federal Reserve issued a press release highlighting the research and experimentation the central bank system has been conducting to enhance its understanding of digital currencies and their use by central banks.
Government Affairs Updates

Despite Concerns Over Mail Delivery, Overwhelming Majority of Federal Government Payments Continue to be Made On Time

August 19, 2020
Nacha issues a statement from Jane Larimer President & CEO of Nacha regarding recent comments that claim significant concerns over the delivery of payments from the Social Security Administration and the Veterans Benefits Administration via the U.S. Postal Service. However, more than 97% of recipients of Social Security and Veterans Benefits rely on direct Deposit
Press Release

Nacha Adds Visa to Phixius Pilot Program

August 12, 2020
Visa joins a growing list of partners piloting Phixius, which helps credentialed providers share and manage electronic payments information.
Press Release