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
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
Wesco Aircraft Hardware Corporation Platinum Equity Texas local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
NORTH PACIFIC PAPER COMPANY, LLC One Rock Capital Partners Washington state 2016 $551,435 tax credit/rebate
NORTHWEST HARDWOODS, INC. Littlejohn & Co. Washington state 2016 $250,461 tax credit/rebate
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2016 $236,847 tax credit/rebate
MAAX US-Corporation Lone Star Funds West Virginia state 2016 $32,805 training reimbursement
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring American Industrial Partners West Virginia state 2016 $5,468 training reimbursement
Bridgewater Associates, LP Bridgewater Associates Connecticut state 2016 $30,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture, LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2016 $11,000,000 tax credit/rebate
GKN Aerospace Florida, Inc. Melrose Industries Florida state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
COVANTA HOLDING CORPORATION EQT AB New York State 2016 $351,222 tax credit/rebate
Mammoth Incorporated Melrose Industries United States federal 2015 $2,400,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
BURLINGTON INDUSTRIES LLC Platinum Equity United States federal 2015 $1,189,781 federal grant
BURLINGTON INDUSTRIES LLC Platinum Equity United States federal 2015 $1,765,121 federal grant
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
Ingram Micro Services LLC Platinum Equity Indiana state 2015 $98,000 training reimbursement
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
Tower Automotive Operations USA I, LLC KPS Capital Partners, LP Kentucky state 2015 $70,000 tax credit/rebate
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
Ingram Micro Services LLC Platinum Equity Indiana state 2015 $195,000 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
CEC ENTERTAINMENT INC Apollo Global Management Maine state 2015 $1,891 property tax abatement
EDDIE BAUER LLC Golden Gate Capital Maine state 2015 $2,115 property tax abatement
Adare Pharmaceuticals TPG Capital New Jersey state 2015 $1,900,000 tax credit/rebate
Ready Pac Foods, Inc. H.I.G. Capital New Jersey state 2015 $27,407,030 tax credit/rebate
AerSale, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New Mexico state 2015 $5,944 training reimbursement
Ingram Micro Inc. Platinum Equity New York state 2015 $7,697,825 tax credit/rebate
Southern Graphic Systems, LLC Onex New York state 2015 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
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