IMF Copyright and Usage

Excerpts from the open-data policy of the International Monetary Fund: “The IMF freely authorizes downloading and/or reprinting files from its website for personal (noncommercial) use….The policy of free access and free reuse does not imply a right to obtain confidential or any unpublished underlying data over which the IMF reserves all rights. Notwithstanding the general prohibition on the commercial use of IMF content, Users may download, extract, copy, create derivative works, publish, distribute and sell Data obtained from IMF Sites, subject to the following conditions….”