Venture capital deals

Updated: Jul 05, 2012 6:14 PM UTC

Quarterly Inc., a Los Angeles-based "subscription service for wonderful things," raised a $1.25 million in Series A funding led by True Ventures, according to VentureWire. www.trueventures.com

BenchPrep, a Chicago-based online marketplace and learning platform for interactive educational courses, has raised $6 million in Series B funding. New Enterprise Associates led the round, and was joined by Revolution Ventures. www.benchprep.com

AppHero, a Toronto-based social recommendation platform for mobile apps, has raised C$1.8 million in seed funding. Backers include OMERS Ventures, Golden Venture Partners and ENIAC Ventures. www.apphero.com

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