National Committees

X9 Board of Directors

ASC X9 is made up of its Board of Directors (Membership Category A and also named the “Consensus Body”) and four Subcommittees with experts mirroring important business sectors of the financial services industry. Under these broad business areas additional experts are organized into Working Groups on an as needed basis. The Board also forms management committees that serve X9.

X9AB Payments Subcommittee

The Payments Subcommittee X9AB develops standards for payments systems that facilitate interoperability among traditional and emerging payment technologies, processing both domestically and globally. Presently, AB Subcommittee is involved with a standards-development workload aimed at retail and card standards, corporate payments, as well as checks.

X9C Corporate Banking Subcommittee

Corporate banking is an umbrella term for treasury, finance, and cash management functions within a corporation and for banking services offered to corporations. Corporate banking is separate from capital-raising, mergers advice or risk mitigation. It’s usually the work-a-day stuff of a corporate treasurer: Moving cash between thousands of separate accounts; handling foreign-currency transactions; financing short-term trade balances; and processing customer payments.

X9D Securities Subcommittee

The Securities Subcommittee X9D manage standards that assist the electronic institutional trade communications for the securities industry, its data dictionary, procedures, information requirements, and paper documents related to securities processing.

X9F Data & Information Security Subcommittee

The Data and Information Security Subcommittee X9F drafts standards with the potential to reduce financial data security risk and vulnerability.