chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Andrew Kalotay
  
Number of games in database: 10
Years covered: 1961 to 1966
Overall record: +6 -3 =1 (65.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

Repertoire Explorer
Most played openings
E91 King's Indian (2 games)


Search Sacrifice Explorer for Andrew Kalotay
Search Google for Andrew Kalotay


ANDREW KALOTAY
(born Feb-02-1941, 78 years old) Hungary (federation/nationality Canada)

[what is this?]
Andrew Kalotay is a Hungarian-born finance professor. In 1968, he received a PhD in statistics from the University of Toronto.

He represented Canada as alternate in the 1966 Olympiad and accumulated 4 points in 10 team games. More recently, he has composed chess problems. He is also a statistician and a mathematician.

References: Wikipedia article: Andrew Kalotay , http://www.olimpbase.org


 page 1 of 1; 10 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Kalotay vs Z Vranesic 1-0411961CAN-chA04 Reti Opening
2. F Bohatirchuk vs A Kalotay 1-0381964OttawaA02 Bird's Opening
3. L Day vs A Kalotay 0-1371965Ontario OpenE82 King's Indian, Samisch, double Fianchetto Variation
4. D Jenquin vs A Kalotay  0-131196667th US OpenE91 King's Indian
5. A Kalotay vs Robert E Byrne  0-151196667th US OpenE70 King's Indian
6. A Kalotay vs Robert E Edberg  1-042196667th US OpenA16 English
7. A Kalotay vs G Kenney  1-025196667th US OpenE77 King's Indian
8. A Kalotay vs P Neff  1-026196667th US OpenA85 Dutch, with c4 & Nc3
9. E Macskasy vs A Kalotay  1-043196667th US OpenE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
10. I Kanko vs A Kalotay  ½-½591966Havana ol (Men) fin-BE91 King's Indian
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Kalotay wins | Kalotay loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
May-07-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: Master Andrew Kalotay..

<a member of the 1966 Canadian Olympic team who is now better-known as the inventer of Debtcost, a sophisticated computer program that factors in interest rates and other variables to help companies figure out just when to buy back their bonds.

According to Forbes, "Kalotay's success stems in part from his own experience as a chess master. Representing Canada in the 1966 World Chess Olympiad in Cuba, he recalls being awed by his competitors' dedication. Says he: 'I soon realized that these people did one thing - chess. That's how it is in business. today: pick a topic and become an expert.'">

Source: Inside Chess 1988 #17

Sep-10-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  Breunor: He's one of the greatest financial modelers of all time; he was the first modeler to put together interest rate paths that price callable bonds accurately.

He may have been a novel prize like talent in my mind but worked in the corporate worked before starting a consulting firm.

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC