News & Events

06/01/2014 - New Head Office - Folkestone

We are delighted to announce the purchase of our new Head Office situated at 20 Church Street, Folkestone.

Our new office, which provides us with 5 times the amount of office space, will allow us to meet growing demand whilst ensuring we have additional office space for future expansion and possible sub leasing to businesses which would complement Planancy services.


Planancy Ltd,
20 Church Street,
CT20 1SE

Tel: 01303 227 338

02/09/2013 - New London Office

Planancy is pleased to announce the opening of a brand-new London office based within walking distance of Kings Cross station.
This expansion will allow us to meet growing demand whilst ensuring we have the professional resources required in the capital to further serve new and existing clients.


Planancy Ltd,
25-28 Field Street,

Tel: 0207 837 7746

BBC Business News Updated: Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:28:09 GMT

Phones 4U shops closing for business (Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:16:46 GMT)
Retailer Phones 4U has gone into administration putting 5,596 jobs at risk, as network provider EE joins Vodafone in not renewing its contract. 

Heineken rejects SABMiller offer (Mon, 15 Sep 2014 01:27:55 GMT)
Dutch brewing giant Heineken has rejected a takeover offer from SABMiller saying the proposal is "non-actionable". 

Home ownership 'exclusive club' (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:01:41 GMT)
The National Housing Federation says first time buyers need 10 times the deposit they did in the 1980s making home ownership an exclusive members' club. 

Air France pilots begin strike (Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:18:39 GMT)
Pilots for Air France begin a week-long strike which will cut more than half of its flights. 

Small business confidence grows (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:01:53 GMT)
Confidence among small business continues to improve, according to a survey by the Federation of Small Businesses. 

Leaders stress Scots vote will stand (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:50:44 GMT)
Alex Salmond says the independence referendum is "a once in a generation opportunity" while Alistair Darling says there would be "no way back". 

First Android One smartphones launch (Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:16:26 GMT)
The first Android One handsets go on sale in India, offering “high quality” features and downloads at a relatively low price. 

Sinopec sells stake for $17.5bn (Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:45:00 GMT)
Sinopec strikes a deal with 25 local and foreign investors to sell 30% of its retail arm in a deal valued at $17.5bn. 

Novo Banco names new chief executive (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 20:20:21 GMT)
Novo Banco, the "good bank" created from troubled Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo (BES) names Eduardo Stock da Cunha its new chief executive. 

Samsung accuses LG of damaging goods (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:00:54 GMT)
A bizarre spat has broken out between South Korean manufacturing giants Samsung and LG, with Samsung accusing its rival of damaging goods in German stores. 

US strengthens sanctions on Russia (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:04:44 GMT)
The US imposes new sanctions on major Russian banks, defence and energy firms, hours after a similar move by the European Union. 

US firm assessing offer for Tottenham (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:26:46 GMT)
US private investment company Cain Hoy Enterprises confirms it is considering a takeover offer for English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. 

HSBC settles with US regulators (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:10:21 GMT)
The British bank HSBC will pay $550m (£338m) to US regulators to settle claims that it mis-sold mortgage-related bonds ahead of the financial crisis. 

Malaysia MH17 tragedy 'avoidable' (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:24:18 GMT)
The boss of Emirates tells the BBC the airline would have avoided flying over Ukraine if it had been told high-altitude missiles were in the area. 

UK to refund Chinese tourist visas (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:27:12 GMT)
Chancellor George Osborne announces plans to refund the cost of up to 25,000 visas for Chinese tourists in an attempt to attract more visits to the UK. 

US retail sales driven by car buying (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:34:00 GMT)
US retail sales rose by 0.6% in August, compared with the previous month, driven by car purchases, the US Commerce Department says. 

Design contest opens for new £1 coin (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:17:44 GMT)
The public is being invited to take part in a design competition to create an image which will be emblazoned onto a new £1 coin, the Treasury says. 

Google worker lived a year on campus (Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:57:16 GMT)
Three Google workers recall living for months at a time at the firm's headquarters in California taking advantage of the perks it offers. 

Which UK city is best for lifestyle? (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:58:13 GMT)
Where's the best place in the country to live? It's the Welsh city of Cardiff which scores highest according to a range of economic and social indicators. 

Housing market 'reaches plateau' (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:37:37 GMT)
The housing market is beginning to level out, according to a nationwide survey of chartered surveyors. 

Tenants may win eviction protection (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:34:27 GMT)
Nine million private tenants in the UK could be given extra protection from landlords who try to evict them. 

Shop bosses in new 'Yes' vote warning (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:49:57 GMT)
The BBC learns that leading retailers are planning a joint warning of higher business costs should Scotland become independent as the war of words heats up. 

RBS confirms 'Yes' vote London move (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:04:00 GMT)
RBS confirms it will relocate its registered headquarters to London if Scotland votes for independence next week, but says it has no intention to move jobs or operations. 

UK and France get powerful EU jobs (Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:53:54 GMT)
The UK and France get powerful jobs in the new European Commission, overseeing financial services and economic policy respectively. 

Picking the best business location (Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:16:37 GMT)
Choosing where to locate your business is a vital decision for any new start-up, as business reporter Perry King reports from Canada. 

The start-up boss rejected 45 times (Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:14:11 GMT)
Nick Hungerford, the founder and boss of online investment company Nutmeg, talks about how he set up the business. 

Kenya's business beauty queen (Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:12:01 GMT)
Terry Mungai has built a beauty empire, including 12 salons, three training schools, the Miss World Kenya franchise and now a cosmetics shop. 

Man United predicts fall in profit (Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:16:16 GMT)
Manchester United predicts profit and revenue to fall as a result of its failure to qualify for Champions League. 

Ferrari chairman quits after 23 years (Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:33:43 GMT)
Ferrari's long-time chairman Luca Di Montezemolo is stepping down and will be replaced by Fiat boss Sergio Marchionne. 

QPR face Football League ban threat (Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:20:26 GMT)
QPR could be refused entry into the Championship if they fail to pay a likely fine for breaching Financial Fair Play rules. 

What exactly is Alibaba? (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:01:21 GMT)
Getting the lowdown on China's internet giant 

How to be a big fish in a small pond (Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:02:10 GMT)
'I like being a big fish in a small pond' 

Hand baggage: The best airlines (Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:23:25 GMT)
The best and worst airlines for hand baggage 

The changing face of Chinese adverts (Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:48:44 GMT)
Foreign actors chart evolution of Chinese ads 

Squeezing out water to save the future (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:22:23 GMT)
How business is saving water to save all of our futures 

The tiny country with a global publicity campaign (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:29:32 GMT)
Armenia's global publicity campaign 

Scotland: Why would firms shift south? (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:52:34 GMT)
Why might banks want re-domicile from Scotland to England? 

Scotland's financial sector in numbers (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:24:24 GMT)
How important is the financial sector to Scotland's economy? 

Ayre ways boost Liverpool sales (Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:06:27 GMT)
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