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 Value Type of Subsidysort icon
Magneti Marelli Holding USA, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2015 $49,280 tax credit/rebate
Providencia USA, Inc. Blackstone North Carolina state 2015 $52,969 tax credit/rebate
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2016 $87,946 tax credit/rebate
GKN Driveline North America, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2015 $90,572 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
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2015 $160,203 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
GKN North America Investments, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2015 $343,126 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 North Carolina state 2016 $546,745 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2015 $1,637 tax credit/rebate
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2015 $7,997 tax credit/rebate
FLUSHING TOWN CENTER LP Onex New York state 2015 $12,677 tax credit/rebate
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2015 $18,159 tax credit/rebate
NBTY/Cartwright Loop/Exp. Carlyle Group New York local 2015 $20,930 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2015 $21,242 tax credit/rebate
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2015 $32,311 tax credit/rebate
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2015 $37,824 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2015 $55,495 tax credit/rebate
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2015 $94,630 tax credit/rebate
Dealer Tire LLC/N&G Realty Co. Lindsay Goldberg New York local 2015 $100,005 tax credit/rebate
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2015 $108,237 tax credit/rebate
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2015 $129,512 tax credit/rebate
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2015 $132,661 tax credit/rebate
FLUSHING TOWN CENTER LP Onex New York state 2014 $162,684 tax credit/rebate
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2015 $210,782 tax credit/rebate
ReEnergy Black River LLC Riverstone Holdings New York local 2015 $281,028 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax 1, LLC Clearlake Capital New York local 2015 $313,195 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2015 $499,675 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2015 $524,097 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2015 $619,004 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2015 $746,415 tax credit/rebate
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2015 $23,563,788 tax credit/rebate
Safeway, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management California state 2017 $1,250,000 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners Colorado state 2016 $108,120 tax credit/rebate
Southern Illinois Riverboat/Casino Cruises, Inc. Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2015 $64,250 tax credit/rebate
Southern Illinois Riverboat/Casino Cruises, Inc. Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2016 $64,250 tax credit/rebate
JDA Software, Inc. New Mountain Capital Maryland state 2016 $23,951 tax credit/rebate
ReEnergy Ashland LLC Riverstone Holdings Maine state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2013 $10,000 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2014 $4,313 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2015 $9,270 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2016 $9,071 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2013 $1,271 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2014 $4,533 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2015 $4,569 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2016 $4,453 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2017 $4,237 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
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS INC Melrose Industries Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2016 $139,746 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2016 $197,354 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
ALBERTSONS LLC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2016 $23,563,788 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
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 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
NBTY/Cartwright Loop/Exp. Carlyle Group New York local 2016 $1,528 tax credit/rebate
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2016 $1,466 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners Colorado state 2017 $283,097 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
Res-Care, Inc. KKR & Co. Kentucky state 2017 $550,000 tax credit/rebate
ecoATM, LLC Apollo Global Management Kentucky state 2017 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
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
Safeway Store 344 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,106 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2824 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,111 tax credit/rebate
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