Noncasino corporate loans are becoming increasingly prominent in BankAmerica Corp.'s portfolio in Nevada.

The state's two largest cities-Las Vegas and Reno-are synonymous with gambling, and loans to that sector have historically dominated. But the Charlotte, N.C.,-based banking company is seeking to lend more in manufacturing, distribution, and service industries.

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