WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services, has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the ‘Leaders’ quadrant of the ‘2013 Magic Quadrant’ for Finance and Accounting BPO for the third consecutive year. Vendors were evaluated on two primary criteria – ‘ability to execute’ and ‘completeness of vision.’ The ‘Leaders’ quadrant represents FAO providers that are performing well today, both with a clear vision of market direction and by actively building competencies to sustain their ‘Leaders’ position in the market. The comprehensive F&A BPO players in this quadrant generally share superior market understanding, and have a global client base, an extensive network of well-distributed and highly populated global delivery centers catering for multiple languages, a good balance of transactional and high-end F&A delivery, and innovative well-communicated and marketed sales offerings. “WNS is honored to be recognized as a ‘Leader’ for the third consecutive year in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant,” said Keshav R. Murugesh, Group CEO, WNS. “We will continue to focus on creating value-based F&A offerings and to enhance these solutions with leading-edge technology to create impactful business outcomes for our clients,” he added. WNS began providing F&A BPO services in 1996, and today Finance & Accounting represents a significant share of total company revenue. The F&A business unit has over 7,500 dedicated employees delivering a full suite of services that range from simple transactions to complex analytical processes. These include industry-specific and specialized F&A solutions such as actuarial services; fiduciary and premium accounting; treasury and cash management; FP&A and Risk & Compliance. To learn more about the 2013 Magic Quadrant for Comprehensive Finance and Accounting BPO, Gartner clients may access the report on www.gartner.com. About the Magic Quadrant Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.