Agassi Serves Merrill Clients a Charter-School Investment

Wall Street Journal

September 09, 2015

The private fund from the tennis star and Turner Impact Capital is part of a push by brokerages to offer social-impact investments

Tennis legend Andre Agassi wants to team up with Merrill Lynch’s clients.

Mr. Agassi, who retired from tennis in 2006, is working to raise a second private-equity real-estate fund with investor Bobby Turner, who manages social-impact investment firm Turner Impact Capital LLC. The fund, Turner-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund II LP, seeks to raise $400 million from Merrill’s clients and institutional investors to build…