Banking and insurance are certain to make an interesting mixture. Yet to characterize it as an oil-water blend is to think in haste. And to see it as some sort of latent symbiosis is to oversimplify a multitude of issues.

Somewhere - probably in the middle - there is understanding to be had and common ground to be shared. And both camps need to seek and find it soon, because this possibility-this inevitability, rather-raises a host of questions, challenges, and opportunities.

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