Demand for ACH payment processing has been climbing since the first national networks emerged in 1978. In August, ACH Network transactions broke the 2 billion mark for the first time. That's 2 billion transactions in a single month – with a value of $4.5 trillion. ..
With four consecutive surveys of financial institutions finding no increase in fraud as the result of same-day ACH processing, the volume of same-day transactions is expected to continue its climb, according to NACHA–The Electronic Payments Association. ..