Infographic: same-day ACH debits steps for success

Same-day ACH Debits infographic

Nacha, the backbone for the electronic movement of money and data in the US, has launched the same-day automated clearing house (ACH) debit transactions with its ACH Network.

The future of cross-currency payments

Sean Willis, BAML

The landscape of cross-currency (FX) payments is taking on a whole new look – creating challenges for corporate financial managers and the need for new banking solutions.

EACHA to deliver ACH interoperability framework for instant payments


The European Automated Clearing House Association (EACHA) is to deliver a framework for ACH interoperability for instant payments by March 2016. EACHA leads, upon invitation by the European Central Bank (ECB), a taskforce consisting of ACHs (including members of EACHA, EBA Clearing and representatives of Target2), national central banks, the ECB, and “ad hoc other […]

Should banks consider domestic payments schemes?

John Chaplin 2014

Domestic card schemes have traditionally partnered with MasterCard and/or Visa in an arrangement that leaves the domestic player handling the local transactions and their international partner facilitating and controlling the international business. Should banks work with both or just partner with one of the international schemes?

Kasikorn signs up for cross-border ACH

Thailand’s Kasikornbank has become the first user of a new cross-currency automated clearing house (ACH) established in Asia Pacific by JP Morgan Treasury Services. The Thai bank plans to use the service to make it easier for corporates and individuals to send and receive money across Asia Pacific. “The Asean countries are growing, both in […]