As the electronic payments environment continues to evolve, the Federal Reserve Banks have continued to deliver innovative product offerings for organizations of all sizes. FedLine Solutions also offer flexible and convenient options for payment clearing and information services, ranging from simple, low-cost email delivery to secure network access for critical transactions to sophisticated, direct connections for unattended processing. For more information on the services available via our FedLine Solutions, please refer to the 2023 FedLine Solutions Services Comparison Matrix (PDF).
The top-level, unattended offering in the Federal Reserve Banks' suite of FedLine Solutions, the FedLine Direct Solution is built on network architecture and is Internet Protocol (IP)-based. This architecture offers increased transmission efficiency and diversity, enabling unattended, real-time computer-to-computer access to critical payment services. As with all FedLine Solutions, security and reliability are top priorities. This solution allows your organization to leverage technology investments by utilizing common, off-the-shelf software, providing greater interoperability with your organization’s business systems.
An IP-based, lower-cost, unattended batch file solution, the FedLine Command Solution provides computer-to-computer access to certain critical payment services including FedACH® payment and information services, as well as Account, Billing, Central Bank and Fedwire® statement services. This solution uses off-the-shelf software for easy integration with your existing infrastructure.
A robust, web-based solution that uses layered security, including both hardware and software components, to offer access to critical payment services, including FedACH Services, the Fedwire Funds Service, the Fedwire Securities Service and the National Settlement Service. The FedLine Advantage Solution allows many options for technical customization and integration that enable your organization to leverage its existing infrastructure.
A web-based, attended solution that provides rapid, flexible and powerful real-time access to Federal Reserve Bank Financial Services and Central Bank applications using the power of the internet. In addition to accessing informational services, you can also perform limited transactional services such as cash ordering, FedACH Returns, Notifications of Change (NOCs) and Check 21.
An electronic messaging system used to transmit information from the Federal Reserve Banks to your organization. The FedMail Solution provides an alternate delivery mechanism to paper-based delivery. The service offers same-day delivery of statements and advices for a number of financial services.