A resource for the Bankless Fight Club members to educate themselves about the ecosystem.

There are several external venture DAOs operating each with their own genesis story, legal structure and operations. More detailed information on external venture DAOs can be found in our tracking sheet.

Venture DAOs are a combination of 1) smart contract platforms and 2) an off-chain legal entity to protect members from liability.

Summary of different smart contract platforms

Summary of Legal Jurisdiction

MetaCartel Ventures

About MetaCartel

MetaCartel Ventures Grimoire (Operating Agreement)


The LAO Background - includes history of The DAO.

The LAO Documentation

Stacker Ventures

Stacker Ventures is a community-run protocol for initiating and managing pooled capital. Structured as a DAO, Stacker Ventures initiates decentralized funds, accelerates venture fund portfolio investments through an involved community, and provides checks and balances to fund management.

Stacker Ventures Documentation


DAOhaus is a no-code platform for launching and running DAOs. It is owned and operated by the community. All DAOs on the platform utilize the glorious open-source code of Moloch.

DAOhaus documentation and glossary (excellent, essential reading)

DAOhaus app - a frontend that allows the user to explore many different DAOs. Recommended to connect and take a look around.

Venture Capital US Regulations