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
Covanta Babylon, Inc. EQT AB New York local 2019 $3,847 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2019 $436,292 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2019 $40,726 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2019 $336,168 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2019 $927,684 tax credit/rebate
Dealer Tire LLC/N&G Realty Co. Lindsay Goldberg New York local 2019 $138,862 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corp. Thoma Bravo Michigan multiple 1999 $100,000,000 MEGADEAL
Yahoo Apollo Global Management New York multiple 2009 $478,000,000 MEGADEAL
Digital Domain Media Group Searchlight Capital Florida multiple 2009 $135,000,000 MEGADEAL
Remington Arms Cerberus Capital Management Alabama multiple 2014 $68,900,000 MEGADEAL
GKN AEROSPACE/CHEM TRONICS, INC. Melrose Industries California state 2002 $68,640 training reimbursement
ADT SECURITY SERVICES, INC. Apollo Global Management California state 2002 $175,240 training reimbursement
TRINET General Atlantic California state 2003 $62,720 training reimbursement
INGRAM MICRO INC. Platinum Equity California state 2003 $148,764 training reimbursement
CALPINE CORPORATION Energy Capital Partners California state 2003 $215,204 training reimbursement
JOANN STORES, INC. Leonard Green & Partners California state 2003 $320,090 training reimbursement
CARDSERVICE INTERNATIONAL, INC. KKR & Co. California state 2004 $62,320 training reimbursement
CELESTICA, INC. (SAN JOSE FACILITY) Onex California state 2004 $85,944 training reimbursement
SIMMONS COMPANY Advent International California state 2004 $102,670 training reimbursement
CALPINE OPERATING SERVICES COMPANY, INC. Energy Capital Partners California state 2005 $125,060 training reimbursement
TRINET NETWORKING AND TRAINING, INC. General Atlantic California state 2005 $1,004,019 training reimbursement
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS, INC. Melrose Industries California state 2006 $28,793 training reimbursement
PREGIS CORPORATION Olympus Partners California state 2006 $53,040 training reimbursement
GKN AEROSPACE TRANSPARENCY SYSTEMS INC. Melrose Industries California state 2007 $64,240 training reimbursement
TRINET NETWORKING & TRAINING, INC. General Atlantic California state 2007 $167,509 training reimbursement
YAHOO SEARCH MARKETING Apollo Global Management California state 2007 $225,762 training reimbursement
JACUZZI BRANDS, INC. Apollo Global Management California state 2007 $396,318 training reimbursement
BROTMAN MEDICAL CENTER Leonard Green & Partners California state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
PACIFIC HANDY CUTTER, INC. Ares Management California state 2009 $15,995 training reimbursement
SEDGWICK CLAIMS MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC. KKR & Co. California state 2009 $65,632 training reimbursement
JACUZZI BRANDS, INC. Apollo Global Management California state 2009 $417,031 training reimbursement
BMC SOFTWARE, INC. Bain Capital California state 2010 $11,731 training reimbursement
HUNTER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION Cerberus Capital Management California state 2010 $40,088 training reimbursement
SIMMONS BEDDING COMPANY Advent International California state 2010 $44,259 training reimbursement
YAHOO! INC. Apollo Global Management California state 2010 $493,852 training reimbursement
TriNet Networking and Training Inc General Atlantic California state 2004 undisclosed training reimbursement
Corporate Express Office Products Sycamore Partners Management California state 2005 undisclosed training reimbursement
Trinet Networking & Training General Atlantic California state 2005 undisclosed training reimbursement
Corporate Express Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2006 $60,000 grant
Tire Rack, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners Connecticut state 2010 $177,277 tax credit/rebate
Pfizer Central Research KKR & Co. Connecticut state 2000 $5,000,000 grant
Blue Bird Body Co. American Securities LLC Georgia state 2003 $11,000,000 grant
Simonton Windows Clayton Dubilier & Rice Georgia state 2006 $250,000 grant
Academy Sports + Outdoors KKR & Co. Georgia state 2007 $1,580,000 grant
Trojan Battery Company KPS Capital Partners, LP Georgia state 2007 $337,500 grant
Big Tex Trailer Manufacturing, Inc. Bain Capital Georgia state 2010 $360,000 grant
Clipper Windpower, Inc. Platinum Equity Iowa state 2005 $500,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc KKR & Co. Iowa state 2006 $150,000 grant/loan hybrid program
PS eServ Corp dba eServ, A Perot Systems Company Silver Lake Iowa state 2007 $1,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Carleton Life Support Systems Inc. Advent International Iowa state 2009 $325,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Carry-On Trailer, Inc. Bain Capital Iowa state 2005 $307,500 loan or bond financing
Center Leaf Partners, LLC Warburg Pincus Iowa state 2006 $685,000 loan or bond financing
Clipper Windpower, Inc. 05-EZ-30 Platinum Equity Iowa state 2005 $146,152 enterprise zone
McGraw-Hill Education Division 06-EZ-29 Apollo Global Management Iowa state 2006 $3,244,060 enterprise zone
Clipper Windpower, PLC 07-EZ-002 Platinum Equity Iowa state 2006 $417,675 enterprise zone
Center Leaf Partners, LLC 07-EZ-023 Warburg Pincus Iowa state 2006 $300,097 enterprise zone
PS eServ Corp dba eServ, A Perot Systems Company Silver Lake Iowa state 2007 $441,000 tax credit/rebate
Carleton Life Support Systems, Inc. Advent International Iowa state 2009 $380,160 tax credit/rebate
Clipper Windpower, Inc. Platinum Equity Iowa state 2005 $346,000 infrastructure assistance
Coldwater Creek Sycamore Partners Management Idaho state 1996 $16,725 training reimbursement
Coldwater Creek Sycamore Partners Management Idaho state 1998 $27,400 training reimbursement
TriGeo Network Security Silver Lake Idaho state 2002 $14,465 training reimbursement
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2004 $500,000 grant
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2004 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2007 $579,142 tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2008 $337,813 tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Fox River Foods Inc. Blackstone Illinois state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Gates Corporation Blackstone Illinois state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Redbox Automated Retail, LLC Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2009 $410,552 tax credit/rebate
Fox River Foods Inc. Blackstone Illinois state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Gates Corporation Blackstone Illinois state 2010 $75,139 tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2006 $107,000 grant
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2005 $45,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2006 $180,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2007 $25,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2008 $65,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2009 $75,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2005 $65,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2006 $105,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2007 $150,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2008 $130,000 tax credit/rebate
Innophos, Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Illinois state 2009 $107,000 tax credit/rebate
Clover Technologies Group Golden Gate Capital Illinois state 2008 $827,225 infrastructure assistance
Dura Automotive Systems MiddleGround Capital Illinois state 2008 $1,290,892 infrastructure assistance
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2005 $250,000 grant
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2006 $538,177 grant
United Stationers Inc. and its Subsidiaries Sycamore Partners Management Illinois state 2006 $600,000 grant
Smoothstone IP Communications Corporation Apollo Global Management Kentucky state 2008 $500,000 grant
Remington Arms Company, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2010 $200,000 grant
CTA Acoustics, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2006 $25,000 training reimbursement
Duro Bag Mfg. Wind Point Partners Kentucky state 2007 $100,000 training reimbursement
CTA Acoustics, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2007 $67,450 training reimbursement
Remington Arms Company, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2008 $13,653 training reimbursement
Tower Automotive Operations USA, LLC KPS Capital Partners, LP Kentucky state 2009 $60,000 training reimbursement
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