NU Online News Service, Sept. 12, 11:15 a.m. – Thomson Financial, New York, the publisher of American Banker and other business publications, says that it had 200 employees working in the Manhattan World Trade Center and that “the majority of these employees are confirmed safe.”

“We are trying to account for the remaining employees,” the company said.

Thomson has set up an employee information hotline at 800-545-3540.

WTC employees who are able to check in should report to the hotline, or send an e-mail to [email protected]

Thomson is a subsidiary of The Thomson Corp., Toronto.