Real-time payments

The Fed’s got some big decisions to make on faster payments

07/21/17

For the last two years, the central bank has allowed the private sector to drive a process aimed at modernizing the nation's payments system. Now the Fed will have to determine what its own role will be.

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Fed panel puts faster payments on three-year track

07/20/17

An influential task force established by the central bank envisions a future in which the U.S. has multiple real-time payment systems, and in a new report it lays out a series of actions that will be necessary to stitch them together.

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