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GSMA Intelligence Website Terms of Use

Effective as at 14 September 2018

Welcome to GSMA Intelligence at (“Website”). GSMA Intelligence is the mobile industry’s
leading data and analysis resource. It is used by over 800 of the world’s mobile operators, governments and regulators, device and software vendors, equipment manufacturers, financial and consultancy firms.

GSMA Intelligence is operated by GSMA Advisory Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the GSM Association, with our principal office at 1 Angel Lane, London, United Kingdom, EC4R 3AB (“we“, “our” or “us“).” You” and “your” means you as a registered or unregistered user who may access this Website in accordance with these Terms of Use.

By accessing and browsing this Website, or by submitting a request to register for an account, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use (“Terms of Use“), the GSMA Privacy Policy, and any pop-ups, copyright notices, or warnings on this Website.

Complimentary Access and Subscriptions

Complimentary access to selected GSMA Intelligence dashboards and research is available by registering for a public account and supplying a recognised company or institutional email address. Public account registrations include a subscription to informative email updates with research and other product launches. Full unrestricted access to all datasets, tools and research is available by subscription.

Corporate Subscription Agreements

If your company has an existing subscription, or if your company is a GSMA member, your account may be upgraded (if eligible) when you register using your corporate email address. You must keep your email address and company up to date. You must not access the Website using a corporate subscription unless you are authorized by your company to do so.

If your account is upgraded under your company’s subscription, your use of GSMA Intelligence will be subject to your company’s subscription or license agreement (“Subscription Agreement”), on whose behalf you are accessing GSMA Intelligence. To the extent of any conflict, the terms of your company’s Subscription Agreement will prevail over these Terms of Use.

Use of GSMA Intelligence Material

You may use, access, view, reproduce and print the content on this Website for your internal informational purposes, provided that:

  • When using the GSMA Intelligence Materials, all portions of text must identify “GSMA Intelligence” as the source.
  • All citations must be accurate, quoted verbatim, and/or duplicated without being manipulated, adapted, paraphrased or summarised and they must not be used out of context.
  • Quotes or extracts must not endorse a service or product of any organization, or criticise a third party’s product or service, or be used to play one third party off against another.
  • A GSMA Intelligence copyright statement must be affixed to all graphics (diagrams, graphs and/or tables). GSMA Intelligence’s copyright statement is: © GSMA Intelligence 2023.
  • GSMA Intelligence’s research is proprietary to GSMA Intelligence and subject to copyright and intellectual property protections. Your use of GSMA Intelligence Materials must comply with all applicable laws, including, but not limited to, applicable restrictions concerning copyright and other intellectual property rights.
  • If you are a member of the press, you may publish GSMA Intelligence material retrieved through your account, provided that this complies with the above requirements, our additional media use requirements, and any related instructions provided by us.

You shall have no other right to copy, use, disclose, sell, market, commercialise, bundle, license, sub-license, re- license, reverse engineer, reverse compile, modify, disassemble or otherwise distribute the materials received via the Website to any third party. Please contact us if you would like to use the GSMA Intelligence Materials in any other way.

We reserve the right to prohibit links to the Website, and you agree to remove or cease any link upon our request. You may not frame any part of the Website material, whether by including advertising or other revenue-generating material or otherwise.

Accessing GSMA Intelligence

Only you, personally, as the authorised registered user, are authorised to access this Website through your account. We may withdraw, suspend, amend or restrict any part or all of this Website without notice or liability. Access to this Website is dependent upon availability of the worldwide web and we accept no responsibility for your inability to access this Website arising out of circumstances beyond our reasonable control. We may disable your access to this Website at any time in our absolute discretion including, without limitation, if you or a member of your company has failed to comply with the Terms of Use, your Subscription Agreement or any other of our reasonable requirements. Access to materials through your company’s subscription will cease upon termination, expiry, or suspension of your company’s Subscription Agreement. You must cease accessing the Website using your company subscription and company email address once you leave the company.

We may revoke your access to this Website for any violation of these Terms of Use, including, but not limited to:

  • The sharing with a third party of passwords or other Website access information;
  • The unlicensed commercial distribution of any GSMA Intelligence Materials content in either its original or a repackaged form; or
  • The continued usage of the Website or GSMA Intelligence Materials by former employees of a company.

Intellectual Property

All intellectual property on this Website, including without limit, the text, graphics, copyright works and trade marks, and all data provided by this Website, is owned by us (or by our third-party content suppliers). As between you and us, we are the exclusive owner of all rights in the compilation, design and layout of this Website. © GSM Association 2023, GSM and the GSM Logo are registered and owned by the GSM Association. Other trade marks, products and company names mentioned on this Website may be trade marks of their respective owners or licensors and the rights in such marks are expressly reserved to the respective owners or licensors.


The information provided on this Website is for general information purposes only and has not been prepared by taking into account the particular objectives, situation or needs of any individual users.

Commentary and other materials posted on this Website may consist of material collected from various sources, public or otherwise, and are provided “as is”, on a non-reliance basis and you use such materials at your own risk.

GSMA does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the correctness, merchantability, availability, quality, fitness for any particular purpose, or any third party rights, claims and encumbrances in relation to the Website and materials therein or access to the same.

Except as expressly stated in this Agreement, all warranties and conditions, whether express or implied by statute, common law or otherwise (including but not limited to fitness for purpose) are hereby excluded to the extent permitted by law. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY ARISING FROM ANY RELIANCE PLACED ON SUCH INFORMATION AND ALL TERMS, REPRESENTATIONS, CONDITIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT MIGHT OTHERWISE BE IMPLIED ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED. This disclaimer set out in these terms of use does not attempt or purport to exclude liability arising under statute if, and to the extent, such liability cannot be lawfully excluded.

Although we have tried to ensure the content on this Website is current, accurate and complete, we do not guarantee that such content will be current, accurate or complete when you access it. Postings are made at such times as we determine in our discretion, and we do not review past postings to determine whether they remain accurate. We will take action, within a reasonable time, to correct any error or inaccuracy which is brought to our attention.

No Liability

To the extent permitted by law:


You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend us and our affiliates, officers, and employees from any loss, liability, claim, demand, damage, or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) asserted by any third party due to or arising from or in connection with your conduct on this Website, or from any content or messages posted or transmitted by you on or through this Website. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, which shall not excuse your indemnity obligations.

Third Party Websites

This website may contain links to third party websites. These websites have not been prepared by us and are not controlled by us. They are provided for your convenience only, and do not imply that we maintain, govern, check, endorse, approve or agree with third party websites that this Website links to. If you use any of these linked sites, you will leave the GSMA Intelligence Website. If you decide to visit any linked site, this is at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. You shall be responsible for complying with all terms of use of the linked sites.

Jurisdiction and Governing Law

These terms of use and any matters or disputes connected with this Website will be governed by the laws of the US State of Georgia and will be dealt with by the exclusive jurisdiction of the federal or state courts of Georgia located in Atlanta.


You may not assign or subcontract any of your rights or obligations under these Terms of Use without our prior written consent. If any provision contained in these Terms of Use is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, in whole or in part, the remaining provisions and any partially enforceable provision will, nevertheless, be binding and enforceable, and the parties agree to substitute for the invalid provision a valid provision which most closely approximates the intent and economic effect of the invalid provision.

Security of Information

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take reasonable steps to preserve the security of such information. You should never share your secure information, password or identifier with any other person.

Changes to these Terms of Use

We may from time to time make changes to these Terms of Use, the GSMA Privacy Policy, and any notices, popups or warnings on this Website. Any changes will be posted on this Website and notified to you by means of a notice and links to the revised terms on this Website homepage. Please review these regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made by us. If you use this Website after changes are notified to you in this way, you agree to such changes. If you do not agree to such changes, you are not authorised to use this Website.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions or concerns in relation to this Website or these terms of use, please contact us.


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