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Ascender

An informal term for a stock or other security that has risen in price over a given period. For example, if a stock opens at $5.00 and closes at $5.25, it is said to be an ascender for that trading day. See also: Decliner.
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That's why we're very excited about the Universal Typeface - as we use a new technology to make that heritage come to life in a new way.
General characteristics of typeface are strict contours because of what is more used in the magazines with the integration of image and text, for titles, advertising and similar.
Whatever you choose, the typeface of your landing page should be familiar, comforting and easy to read online.
A good typeface, Benguiat said, ``has a rhythm - it flows.
The study indicates that the right typefaces can make a difference in reducing the amount of time not focused on the road, and therefore, gets us closer to our goal of improving driver safety," said Bryan Reimer, research scientist at MIT AgeLab and one of the principle researchers of the project.
The Umbrella collection is a compilation of typefaces hand-picked from small foundries and independent designers around the world.
Among general magazines, if not corporate publications, the 1970s saw a moving away from the grid and ubiquitous Helvetica typefaces.
Between 2007 and 2010, Chahine designed award-winning Arabic versions of three popular typeface families with the approval of their original, legendary designers, Adrian Frutiger and Hermann Zapf.
The original Frutiger typeface was released in the 1970s after debuting in signage at the Charles-de-Gaulle Airport near Paris.
The ITC Stone Sans "super" family of 48 typefaces includes the original ITC Stone Sans design, along with the ITC Stone Serif, ITC Stone Humanist, ITC Stone Informal and now the ITC Stone Sans II typeface families.
The Ysobel (pronounced "Isabel") typeface family is intended primarily for newspaper and periodical copy.
We place a high priority on continually enhancing our typeface selections with fresh new designs.