Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Subsidy Total: 
$2,392,822,263
Number of Awards: 
3,057
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1988. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2011.

Notes: 

The dollar total above adjusts for the fact that there is an overlap between the amounts in one or more Megadeal entries and those of one or more of the other entries. The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Riverstone Holdings$438,303,19042
Energy Capital Partners$176,495,62729
Blackstone$157,548,35760
Cerberus Capital Management$156,378,705334
Onex$142,710,40476
Searchlight Capital$135,069,0424
Mid Oaks Investments$126,377,38628
Bridgewater Associates$115,000,0001
Thoma Bravo$103,780,5948
Apollo Global Management$89,922,620149


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Valuesort icon Type of Subsidy
Pharmaceutical Research Associates Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2012 $115,500 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities New York state 2002 $115,725 enterprise zone
Natures Bounty KKR & Co. New York local 2003 $116,131 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2013 $116,178 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
SAMSON RESOURCES CORP KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2008 $116,205 grant
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners Colorado state 2019 $116,655 tax credit/rebate
ASAP Industries LLC Ares Management Louisiana state 2011 $116,753 property tax abatement
Save-A-Lot Distribution Center Onex New York local 2005 $116,835 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY Inc. / New Measures, LLC Carlyle Group New York local 2013 $116,877 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ascend Performance Materials SK Capital Partners Florida state 2011 $118,204 training reimbursement
Ascend Performance Materials, LLC SK Capital Partners Florida state 2011 $118,204 training reimbursement
VLST TPG Capital Washington state 2008 $118,500 tax credit/rebate
ATTACHMATE CORPORATION Golden Gate Capital Washington state 2012 $118,560 tax credit/rebate
Portillo's Food Service, Inc. Berkshire Partners Illinois state 2015 $118,947 tax credit/rebate
REMINGTON ARMS COMPANY LLC Cerberus Capital Management Arkansas state 2010 $119,367 tax credit/rebate
MERCURY PAYMENT SYSTEMS Silver Lake Colorado state $119,513 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2014 $119,952 enterprise zone
PRA International KKR & Co. Pennsylvania state $120,000 tax credit/rebate
VWR International LLC New Mountain Capital Pennsylvania state $120,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Line Polymers, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. American Securities Pennsylvania state $120,000 tax credit/rebate
Garda USA Inc. BC Partners Florida local 2017 $120,750 grant
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2012 $121,037 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2012 $121,037 enterprise zone
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2013 $121,047 tax credit/rebate
Safeway, Inc Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state $123,250 tax credit/rebate
SAMSON RESOURCES CORP KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2007 $123,383 grant
ASAP Industries LLC Ares Management Louisiana local 2014 $124,875 property tax abatement
Northampton Generating Co., LP Carlyle Group Pennsylvania state $125,000 training reimbursement
Five Below, Inc. Advent International Delaware state 2010 $125,000 grant/loan hybrid program
HOVENSA LLC Arclight Capital Partners United States federal 2007 $125,000 federal grant
NBTY - Carwright LoopNatures Bounty Carlyle Group New York local 2005 $125,108 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Vertellus Specialties Inc Wind Point Partners New Jersey state 2011 $125,190 grant
SAMSON RESOURCES CORP KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2008 $125,703 grant
Osmose Holdings, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York state 2008 $126,500 enterprise zone
ASAP Industries LLC Ares Management Louisiana state 2010 $127,363 property tax abatement
SAMSON RESOURCES CO #2 KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2012 $127,976 grant
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OFSOUTHERN CALIFORNIA KKR & Co. California state 2017 $128,400 training reimbursement
Albertson's Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Louisiana local 2001 $129,122 enterprise zone
BIG TEX TRAILER MANUFACTURING, INC. Bain Capital Oklahoma state 2009 $129,260 tax credit/rebate
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2015 $129,512 tax credit/rebate
Payless Shoesource, Inc. Golden Gate Capital New York state 2002 $131,351 grant
Gardner Denver Thomas KKR & Co. Louisiana state 2015 $132,073 property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2007 $132,394 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2015 $132,661 tax credit/rebate
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2016 $132,661 tax credit/rebate
Champion Bus, Incorporated American Industrial Partners Michigan state 2010 $133,000 property tax abatement
CEVA Logistics Apollo Global Management Florida state 2011 $133,224 training reimbursement
NBTY, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2014 $134,271 enterprise zone
NORTH PACIFIC PAPER CORP One Rock Capital Partners Washington state 2006 $134,440 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2016 $134,715 tax credit/rebate
BlueLinx Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2007 $134,737 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
HOVENSA LLC Arclight Capital Partners United States federal 2008 $135,120 federal grant
SAMSON RESOURCES CORP KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2007 $136,378 grant
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2017 $136,491 tax credit/rebate
EAGLE PICHER TECHNOLOGIES LLC Apollo Global Management United States federal 2002 $136,642 federal grant
EAGLE PICHER TECHNOLOGIES LLC Apollo Global Management United States federal 2002 $136,642 federal grant
SAMSON RESOURCES CORP KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2009 $136,685 grant
J Crew, Inc. TPG Capital Virginia state 2013 $137,900 training reimbursement
SAMSON RESOURCES CORP KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2009 $137,982 grant
Osmose Holdings Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York state 2007 $138,000 enterprise zone
NBTY, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2015 $138,030 enterprise zone
CAPSUGEL KKR & Co. South Carolina state 2006 $138,237 training reimbursement
Arclin U.S.A., Inc. Lone Star Funds Louisiana state 2009 $139,009 property tax abatement
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2016 $139,746 tax credit/rebate
GKN Driveline Bowling Green, Inc. Melrose Industries Ohio state 2010 $140,482 tax credit/rebate
INC Research, Inc. Carlyle Group North Carolina state 2008 $141,558 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC. Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2017 $141,777 tax credit/rebate
NBTY, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2008 $142,000 enterprise zone
Albertson's Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Louisiana local 2001 $142,848 enterprise zone
RelaDyne LLC Audax Group Ohio state 2015 $143,000 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2003 $144,100 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2003 $144,100 enterprise zone
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $144,468 tax credit/rebate
Paradigm Precision Holdings Carlyle Group Arizona state 2009 $144,984 training reimbursement
BlueLinx Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2008 $145,130 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2005 $145,972 enterprise zone
Osmose Holdings, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York state 2012 $146,023 enterprise zone
Clipper Windpower, Inc. 05-EZ-30 Platinum Equity Iowa state 2005 $146,152 enterprise zone
BlueLinx Corp. (Georgia Pacific) Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2006 $146,312 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Safeway, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Oregon state 2013 $146,360 tax credit/rebate
National Bedding Company, LLC Advent International New York state 2010 $147,000 enterprise zone
Web.com Group, Inc. General Atlantic Pennsylvania state 2016 $148,000 tax credit/rebate
PORTS AMERICA INC Oaktree Capital Management United States federal 2018 $148,438 federal grant
ASAP Industries LLC Ares Management Louisiana state 2009 $148,620 property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2008 $148,946 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
GKN Driveline North America Inc Melrose Industries Michigan state 2014 $149,000 property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2012 $149,387 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc KKR & Co. Iowa state 2006 $150,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Styron, LLC Bain Capital Pennsylvania state $150,000 grant
IPC Information Systems,Inc Silver Lake New York state 2002 $150,000 grant
Cushman & Wakefield, Inc., TPG Capital New York state 2002 $150,000 grant
Jo-Ann Stores Supply Chain Management, Inc. ~ New Leonard Green & Partners Alabama state 2008 $150,000 grant
GKN Westland Aerospace Inc. ~ Exp Melrose Industries Alabama state 2008 $150,000 grant
Five Below Inc. Advent International Pennsylvania state $150,000 grant
SEDGWICK CLAIMS MANAGEMENT SERVICES INC KKR & Co. Ohio state 2008 $150,000 grant
Fleetwood RV, Inc. American Industrial Partners Indiana state 2010 $150,000 tax credit/rebate
Stant USA Corp. H.I.G. Capital Indiana state 2011 $150,000 training reimbursement
Northwest Hardwoods, Inc. Littlejohn & Co. Pennsylvania state $150,000 tax credit/rebate
ChromalloyCastings Tampa Carlyle Group Florida state 2013 $150,000 grant
CEVA Logistics US, Inc. Apollo Global Management Pennsylvania state $150,000 grant
Apex Tool Group, LLC Bain Capital South Carolina state 2011 $150,000 grant
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