Dennis E. Nixon of International Bancshares in Laredo, Tex., was a big booster of the North American Free Trade Agreement, and it's easy to see why.

His $2.7 billion-asset, multibank holding company has grown up along the U.S.-Mexico border, helping to facilitate trade between the two countries and beyond.

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