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 Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Save A Lot Onex New York state 2014 $11,121 enterprise zone
Save A Lot Onex New York state 2015 $14,125 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $16,320 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $16,680 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples the Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $31,000 enterprise zone
Staples, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $35,625 enterprise zone
Staples, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $1,457,823 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2005 $1,569,553 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2008 $1,036,864 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2009 $1,250,383 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2010 $1,095,710 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $946,000 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $1,365,545 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2011 $1,153,864 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2012 $1,002,624 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2013 $783,126 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2014 $515,764 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2015 $248,929 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. FKA Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2001 $10,500 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. FKA Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $58,500 enterprise zone
Staples, Tthe Office Superstore, East FKA Staples, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $738,000 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2009 $2,374 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2010 $12,565 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2011 $14,847 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2012 $31,008 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2013 $3,297 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2014 $28,384 enterprise zone
Sterigenics US LLC Warburg Pincus New York state 2015 $30,963 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2008 $30,654 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2004 $419,000 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2005 $145,972 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2009 $25,890 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2010 $13,026 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2003 $156,850 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2011 $3,135 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2012 $26,862 enterprise zone
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities LLC New York state 2013 $26,500 enterprise zone
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities LLC New York state 2014 $8,657 enterprise zone
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities LLC New York state 2002 $115,725 enterprise zone
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities LLC New York state 2015 $35,737 enterprise zone
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
Five Below, Inc. Advent International Pennsylvania state 2017 $462,000 tax credit/rebate
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
Web.com Group, Inc. General Atlantic Pennsylvania state 2016 $148,000 tax credit/rebate
Five Below, Inc. Advent International Pennsylvania state 2017 $900,000 grant
Pharmaceutical Research Associates Inc KKR & Co. Pennsylvania state 2014 $750,000 grant
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
Backcountry.com TSG Consumer Partners Virginia state 2012 $300,000 grant
Enviva Riverstone Holdings Virginia state 2013 $300,000 grant
Intelsat BC Partners Virginia state 2013 $1,300,000 grant
CARLETON LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS INC Advent International Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CARLETON LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS INC Advent International Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CARLETON TECHNOLOGIES INC Advent International Washington state 2015 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 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS INC Melrose Industries Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SELMET INC Warburg Pincus Washington state 2015 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
Gehl Foods LLC Wind Point Partners Wisconsin state 2017 $10,000 grant
Coldwater Creek Inc Sycamore Partners Management West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Simonton Holdings Inc Clayton Dubilier & Rice West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Simonton Holdings Inc Clayton Dubilier & Rice West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Simonton Holdings Inc Clayton Dubilier & Rice West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Simonton Holdings Inc Clayton Dubilier & Rice West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Simonton Holdings Inc Clayton Dubilier & Rice West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Co. American Industrial Partners Mississippi state 2015 $200,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Shutterfly, Inc. Apollo Global Management Arizona state 2018 $157,118 training reimbursement
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners Colorado state 2017 $283,097 tax credit/rebate
Carleton Life Support Systems, Inc. Advent International Iowa state 2017 $1,005,050 tax credit/rebate
Portillo's Food Service, Inc. Berkshire Partners Illinois state 2015 $118,947 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
Yahoo! Inc. and its Subsidiaries Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2017 $453,022 tax credit/rebate
CTA Acoustics, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2017 $50,000 training reimbursement
Team Technologies, Inc Clearlake Capital Tennessee state 2017 $64,000 grant
Team Technologies, Inc Clearlake Capital Tennessee state 2017 $400,000 grant
Res-Care, Inc. KKR & Co. Kentucky state 2017 $550,000 tax credit/rebate
Tower Automotive Operations USA I, LLC KPS Capital Partners, LP Kentucky state 2018 $600,000 tax credit/rebate
ecoATM, LLC Apollo Global Management Kentucky state 2017 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Res-Care, Inc. (thru Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government) KKR & Co. Kentucky state 2018 $500,000 loan or bond financing
Golden Brothers, Inc. (t/a Golden Technologies) TPG Capital Pennsylvania state 2017 $38,734 tax credit/rebate
AP Exhaust Holdings, LLC Audax Group Pennsylvania state 2017 $10,212 tax credit/rebate
Onex, Inc. Onex Pennsylvania state 2017 $6,484 tax credit/rebate
Multi-Color Corporation Platinum Equity Pennsylvania state 2017 $6,215 tax credit/rebate
REMINGTON ARMS COMPANY INC Cerberus Capital Management Arkansas state 2018 $99,788 training reimbursement
REMINGTON ARMS COMPANY INC Cerberus Capital Management Arkansas state 2018 $96,559 training reimbursement
STAPLES THE OFFICE SUPERSTORE WEST, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2016 $1,157 tax credit/rebate
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