Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Subsidy Total: 
$3,407,427,107
Number of Awards: 
3,319
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
Apollo Global Management$621,104,537166
Riverstone Holdings$470,847,93371
Energy Capital Partners$248,706,97446
Blackstone$159,681,96163
Cerberus Capital Management$145,651,931100
Bridgewater Associates$145,000,0002
Onex$142,728,76875
Searchlight Capital$135,000,0003
Mid Oaks Investments$130,260,58629
EQT AB$121,287,89646


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2016 $23,964 property tax abatement
WEST MARINE PRODUCTS Monomoy Capital Partners Maine state 2016 $1,921 property tax abatement
GUITAR CENTER STORES INC Ares Management Maine state 2016 $4,150 property tax abatement
TRC COMPANIES INC New Mountain Capital Maine state 2016 $7,672 property tax abatement
Tower Automotive Operations USA I, LLC KPS Capital Partners, LP South Carolina state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities LLC North Carolina state 2016 $2,439 tax credit/rebate
Neustar, Inc. Golden Gate Capital North Carolina state 2016 $2,939 tax credit/rebate
Apex Tool Group, LLC Bain Capital North Carolina state 2016 $9,901 tax credit/rebate
Belk, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2016 $23,188 tax credit/rebate
GKN Driveline North America, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2016 $32,111 tax credit/rebate
Belk Administration Company Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2016 $35,670 tax credit/rebate
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2016 $87,946 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2016 $134,715 tax credit/rebate
GKN Driveline North America, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2016 $154,818 tax credit/rebate
GKN North America Investments, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2016 $188,032 tax credit/rebate
GKN North America Investments, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2016 $248,642 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2016 $474,486 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2016 $510,660 tax credit/rebate
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities LLC North Carolina state 2016 $546,745 tax credit/rebate
Yahoo! Inc Apollo Global Management California state 2016 $1,283,847 training reimbursement
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners Colorado state 2016 $108,120 tax credit/rebate
GKN Aerospace Florida, Inc. Melrose Industries Florida state 2016 $755,000 grant
Carleton Life Support Systems, Inc. Advent International Iowa state 2016 $1,468,415 tax credit/rebate
Tower Automotive Operations KPS Capital Partners, LP Illinois state 2016 $212,023 tax credit/rebate
Southern Illinois Riverboat/Casino Cruises, Inc. Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2016 $64,250 tax credit/rebate
Tower Automotive Operations KPS Capital Partners, LP Illinois state 2016 $64,435 tax credit/rebate
D & W FINE PACK HOLDINGS LLC Mid Oaks Investments Indiana local 2016 $964,200 property tax abatement
FXI INC One Rock Capital Partners Indiana local 2016 $1,568,720 property tax abatement
Tekni-Plex, Inc. Genstar Capital Indiana state 2016 $50,000 training reimbursement
Carleton Technologies, Inc. Advent International Maryland state 2016 $17,862 tax credit/rebate
JDA Software, Inc. New Mountain Capital Maryland state 2016 $23,951 tax credit/rebate
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2016 $100,000 grant
Dayton Parts AEA Investors Oklahoma state 2016 $13,938 property tax abatement
United Stationers Supply Co Sycamore Partners Management Oregon state 2016 $58,130 property tax abatement
United Stationers Supply Company Sycamore Partners Management Oregon state 2016 $53,673 property tax abatement
Web.com Group, Inc. General Atlantic Pennsylvania state 2016 $148,000 tax credit/rebate
Web.com Group, Inc. General Atlantic Pennsylvania state 2016 $40,000 grant
Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions, Inc. Advent International Pennsylvania state 2016 $158,386 tax credit/rebate
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nortek Global HVAC, LLC Melrose Industries Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nortek Global HVAC, LLC Melrose Industries Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Service Master Consumer Services Roark Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Service Master Consumer Services Roark Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Service Master Consumer Services Roark Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Service Master Consumer Services Roark Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Service Master Consumer Services Roark Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Service Master Consumer Services Roark Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Shiloh Diecast Midwest, LLC MiddleGround Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Shiloh Diecast Midwest, LLC MiddleGround Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Shiloh Industries, Inc. MiddleGround Capital Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2016 $9,071 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2016 $4,453 tax credit/rebate
CARLETON LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS INC Advent International Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CARLETON TECHNOLOGIES INC Advent International Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS INC Melrose Industries Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS INC Melrose Industries Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
YAHOO! INC Apollo Global Management Washington state 2016 $1,476,889 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2016 $2,936,037 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2016 $2,907 tax credit/rebate
ALDER BIOPHARMACEUTICALS INC TPG Capital Washington state 2016 $5,580 tax credit/rebate
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2016 $470,000 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2016 $6,567 tax credit/rebate
TEKNI-PLEX INC Genstar Capital Washington state 2016 $19,188 tax credit/rebate
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2016 $23,563,788 tax credit/rebate
Yahoo! BF II Apollo Global Management New York local 2016 $3,379,251 tax credit/rebate
Covanta Niagara, L.P. EQT AB New York local 2016 $1,618,008 tax credit/rebate
Yahoo! Inc. Apollo Global Management New York local 2016 $1,351,167 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $765,602 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $649,222 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $557,472 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $480,437 tax credit/rebate
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2016 $339,427 tax credit/rebate
ReEnergy Black River LLC Riverstone Holdings New York local 2016 $276,867 tax credit/rebate
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2016 $162,041 tax credit/rebate
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2016 $132,661 tax credit/rebate
Ingram Micro, Inc. Platinum Equity New York local 2016 $107,273 tax credit/rebate
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2016 $90,878 tax credit/rebate
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2016 $37,362 tax credit/rebate
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2016 $35,355 tax credit/rebate
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities LLC New York local 2016 $33,257 tax credit/rebate
Dealer Tire LLC/N&G Realty Co. Lindsay Goldberg New York local 2016 $23,957 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax 1, LLC Clearlake Capital New York local 2016 $22,652 tax credit/rebate
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2016 $13,606 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2016 $6,829 tax credit/rebate
Covanta Babylon, Inc. EQT AB New York local 2016 $3,664 tax credit/rebate
NBTY/Cartwright Loop/Exp. Carlyle Group New York local 2016 $1,528 tax credit/rebate
Portillo's Hot Dogs, LLC Berkshire Partners Illinois state 2016 $67,285 tax credit/rebate
Yahoo! Inc. and its Subsidiaries Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2016 $561,739 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES THE OFFICE SUPERSTORE WEST, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2016 $1,157 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES CONTRACT & COMMERCIAL, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2016 $1,211 tax credit/rebate
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. Platinum Equity Colorado state 2016 $13,060 tax credit/rebate
Joseph T. Ryerson and Son, Inc. Platinum Equity Colorado state 2016 $13,060 tax credit/rebate
Kronos Inc. Hellman & Friedman Massachusetts state 2016 $8,000,000 tax credit/rebate
COVANTA LANCASTER INC EQT AB Oklahoma state 2016 $296,711 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $11,465 multiple
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $6,278 multiple
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $2,115 multiple
Sparton Cerberus Capital Management South Dakota state 2016 $4,000 grant
Sparton Cerberus Capital Management South Dakota state 2016 $2,000 grant
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