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 Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
American Medical Response of Colorado, Inc. KKR & Co. Colorado state 2014 $7,386 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1760 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $2,032 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2915 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,922 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 3723 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,875 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 344 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,850 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1131 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,722 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 322 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,569 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 722 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,549 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1681 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,541 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 320 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,503 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2817 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,364 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1045 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,363 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1721 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,248 tax credit/rebate
American Medical Response of Colorado, Inc. KKR & Co. Colorado state 2014 $1,225 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1071 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,220 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1892 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,151 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1863 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,094 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 017 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,090 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 390 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,061 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2520 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,020 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1248 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,020 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 8103 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $1,500 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2810 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2014 $2,000 tax credit/rebate
MERCURY PAYMENT SYSTEMS LLC Silver Lake Colorado state 2014 $11,415 tax credit/rebate
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2014 $23,339,794 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $715,587 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $659,002 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $547,550 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $345,852 tax credit/rebate
ReEnergy Black River LLC Riverstone Holdings New York local 2014 $311,552 tax credit/rebate
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2014 $112,445 tax credit/rebate
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2014 $106,630 tax credit/rebate
NBTY Inc. / New Measures, LLC Carlyle Group New York local 2014 $105,282 tax credit/rebate
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2014 $74,737 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax 1, LLC Clearlake Capital New York local 2014 $42,041 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $40,303 tax credit/rebate
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2014 $35,956 tax credit/rebate
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2014 $27,910 tax credit/rebate
NBTY/Cartwright Loop/Exp. Carlyle Group New York local 2014 $27,158 tax credit/rebate
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2014 $22,577 tax credit/rebate
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2014 $8,119 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2014 $1,925 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $1,630 tax credit/rebate
ADT, LLC Apollo Global Management Florida local 2014 $100,000 grant
FLUSHING TOWN CENTER LP Onex New York state 2014 $162,684 tax credit/rebate
Noramco, Inc. SK Capital Partners Delaware state 2014 $16,371 training reimbursement
Ryerson Platinum Equity Delaware state 2014 $16,317 training reimbursement
ReEnergy Ashland LLC Riverstone Holdings Maine state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ReEnergy Ashland LLC Riverstone Holdings Maine state 2014 undisclosed enterprise zone
Carestream Health, Inc. Onex New York state 2014 $1,307,887 enterprise zone
Carestream Health, Inc. Onex New York state 2014 $1,307,887 enterprise zone
Empire Generating Co, LLC Energy Capital Partners New York state 2014 $371,857 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2014 $96,498 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2014 $119,952 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2014 $172,967 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2014 $172,967 enterprise zone
National Bedding Company, LLC Advent International New York state 2014 $85,756 enterprise zone
National Bedding Company, LLC Advent International New York state 2014 $85,756 enterprise zone
National Bedding Company, LLC Advent International New York state 2014 $302,738 enterprise zone
NBTY, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2014 $134,271 enterprise zone
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2014 $22,126 enterprise zone
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2014 $22,126 enterprise zone
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2014 $22,126 enterprise zone
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. Carlyle Group New York state 2014 $22,126 enterprise zone
Osmose Holdings, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York state 2014 $90,553 enterprise zone
Osmose, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York state 2014 $7,584 enterprise zone
Save A Lot Onex New York state 2014 $11,121 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2014 $515,764 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2014 $28,384 enterprise zone
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities New York state 2014 $8,657 enterprise zone
PetSmart, Inc. BC Partners Pennsylvania state 2014 $1,090,000 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. KKR & Co. Pennsylvania state 2014 $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates Inc KKR & Co. Pennsylvania state 2014 $750,000 grant
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2014 $4,313 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2014 $4,533 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER INC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2014 $660,653 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $11,472 multiple
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $10,566 multiple
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2014 $3,415 multiple
Mammoth Incorporated Melrose Industries United States federal 2015 $2,400,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neustar, Inc. Golden Gate Capital California state 2015 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2015 $340,902 tax credit/rebate
Stant USA Corp. H.I.G. Capital Indiana state 2015 $200,000 training reimbursement
Multi-Color Corporation Platinum Equity Indiana state 2015 $200,000 training reimbursement
CTA Acoustics, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2015 $100,000 training reimbursement
Anchor Glass Container Corp. CVC Capital Partners Oklahoma state 2015 $2,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $287,559 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $338,505 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $144,468 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $103,292 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $191,136 tax credit/rebate
Multi-Color Corporation Platinum Equity Indiana state 2015 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Company American Industrial Partners Kentucky state 2015 $1,590,000 tax credit/rebate
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2015 $11,839 property tax abatement
PORTS AMERICA MAINE INC Oaktree Capital Management Maine state 2015 $1,386 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2015 $11,385 property tax abatement
GUITAR CENTER STORES INC Ares Management Maine state 2015 $2,995 property tax abatement
TRC ENVIRONMENTAL CORPORATION New Mountain Capital Maine state 2015 $4,176 property tax abatement
SHAWS SUPERMARKETS INC AND SUBSIDIA Cerberus Capital Management Maine state 2015 $372,397 property tax abatement
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2015 $43,093 property tax abatement
RUMFORD PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Maine state 2015 $773,132 property tax abatement
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