Catalyst News

  • September 23, 2022 Holiday Currency Special Orders Permanently Discontinued
    The Federal Reserve is permanently discontinuing holiday currency special ordering periods, effective 2022.
     
  • September 20, 2022 Forum 2022: The FedNow Service and What it Means for You
    Catalyst Corporate’s 2022 Economic & Payments Forum started off strong Monday morning, and one session, in particular, generated a lot of buzz. Dan Gonzalez, Vice President and Director, National Accounts for Federal Reserve Financial Services, delivered an impactful presentation on the forthcoming FedNow Service, which will help shape the faster payments landscape as we know it.
     
  • September 09, 2022 Six Days Away. Just 60 Seconds to Register
    Good news. There’s still time to register to attend Catalyst Corporate’s Economic & Payments Forum virtually! While it only takes about 60 seconds to register, that action unlocks access to two days of educational sessions and the opportunity to earn up to 12 CPE credits.
     
  • September 09, 2022 Round Out the Year on a High Note with Fourth Quarter Training
    Before we know it, 2022 will be coming to a close. Have you squeezed in all your training for the year? Good news! Catalyst Corporate has half a dozen service training opportunities on the horizon – with topics ranging from TranZact basics to ACH audit requirements and an overview of PayMōli.
     
  • September 09, 2022 Catalyst Corporate Featured in the Federal Reserve’s FedNow℠ Service Provider Showcase
    Catalyst Corporate is proud to be featured in the Federal Reserve’s FedNow Service Provider Showcase, an online resource connecting financial institutions looking to adopt the FedNow Service with service providers offering instant payment solutions.
     
  • September 06, 2022 How Can Investing in Subordinated Debt Help Your Credit Union?
    Investing in subordinated debt can offer credit unions greater yields than typical investments, with spreads sometimes ranging up to 400 basis points higher than U.S. Treasuries of the same maturity. This type of attractive yield was among the benefits mentioned in a recent webinar on the current landscape and the risks and benefits of subordinated debt.
     
  • September 02, 2022 Federal Reserve’s FedNow℠ Service Instant Payments Set to Debut in Mid-2023
    The U.S. Federal Reserve has tightened the window for the launch of its FedNow Service instant payments platform to between May and July of 2023.
     
  • September 02, 2022 Harness the Power of Networking
    Between 60-80% of jobs are found through personal contact or networking. Although you may not be looking for a job, hopefully this statistic causes you to reflect on the power of networking.