ACH Network Prospers Through Economic Uncertainty
December 5, 2022
The numbers tell the story: The ACH Network is a bright spot amid the economic uncertainty of 2022.
The Acceleration of Faster ACH Payments Continues with Late Night ACH
November 14, 2022
Following the increase of the Same Day ACH dollar limit to $1 million in March 2022, Nacha and the ACH Operators - the Federal Reserve and The Clearing House - have completed the latest phase in the acceleration of ACH payments with the implementation of “Late Night ACH.”
ACH Network Moves 7.6 Billion Payments in Third Quarter of 2022; Strong Growth Continues for Same Day ACH
October 25, 2022
Steady growth continued for the ACH Network in the third quarter of 2022, with 7.6 billion payments processed valued at $19.2 trillion. Those are increases of 4.2% and 6%, respectively, from a year earlier.
AFP Survey Finds Businesses ‘Actively Shifting’ to ACH and Other Electronic B2B Payments
October 4, 2022
A new survey from the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) shows B2B payments are rapidly moving away from checks in favor of ACH and other electronic payments.
Nacha, Faster Payments Council and Payments Associations Announce Accredited Faster Payments Professionals Program
September 28, 2022
Today, Nacha, the U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC) and our nation’s Payments Associations announced a first-of-its-kind alliance to create the Accredited Faster Payments Professional (AFPP) program. This partnership demonstrates a cross-industry collaboration to benefit the entire payments community.
B2B + SDA = Awesome
August 18, 2022
It isn’t every day that you see an increase of 1,140%. But when you look at some recent gains by Same Day ACH used for business-to-business (B2B) payments that’s exactly what happened.
$1 Million Same Day ACH Limit Not a Greater Fraud Risk, Nacha’s RMAG Finds
August 5, 2022
Increasing the Same Day ACH dollar limit to $1 million per payment posed no greater fraud risk than the prior $100,000 threshold, a new survey by Nacha’s Risk Management Advisory Group (RMAG) found.
Same Day ACH Growth Leads ACH Network to Second Quarter Gains
August 2, 2022
The ACH Network moved 7.5 billion payments in the second quarter of 2022, led by growth in Same Day ACH and business-to-business (B2B) payments.
What a Difference $1 Million Makes for Same Day ACH
June 1, 2022
ACH end users have consistently and constantly asked for higher dollar limits for Same Day ACH payments. In March 2020, the original limit of $25,000 was raised to $100,000. Then, two years later in March 2022, the limit was increased again to $1 million per payment. Let’s look at the impact this most recent change has made. The total amount of dollars flowing through Same Day ACH in March 2022 was $115 billion. This is an increase of 42% versus the prior month of February 2022, in which $81 billion moved through Same Day ACH.
What the Latest ACH Network Volumes Tell Us
May 12, 2022
Nacha President and CEO Jane Larimer takes a closer look at the first quarter 2022 ACH Network results.
B2B Payments and Same Day ACH Key Factors in ACH Network Quarterly Growth
May 12, 2022
The ACH Network experienced overall growth in the first quarter of 2022, even as recent forms of pandemic-related government assistance have ended.
The ACH State of the Union is ‘Historic’ as it Helps Power US Economy
May 10, 2022
Presidents typically stand before Congress and proclaim the state of the union to be strong. Michael Herd was looking for a different adjective to describe the ACH State of the Union and came up with the perfect fit: “historic.”