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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Companysort icon Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Palm Coast Data New Mountain Capital Florida state 2011 $482,685 training reimbursement
Palm Coast Data, LLC New Mountain Capital Florida state 2008 $4,200,000 tax credit/rebate
Palm Coast Data, LLC New Mountain Capital Florida state 2008 $3,000,000 grant
Paradigm Precision Holdings Carlyle Group Arizona state 2009 $19,520 training reimbursement
Paradigm Precision Holdings Carlyle Group Arizona state 2009 $144,984 training reimbursement
Party City Thomas H. Lee Partners United States federal 2016 $1,475,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
PARTY CITY Thomas H. Lee Partners United States federal 2017 $1,410,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
PARTY CITY CORPORATION Thomas H. Lee Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PARTY CITY CORPORATION Thomas H. Lee Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PARTY CITY CORPORATION Thomas H. Lee Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Payless Shoe Golden Gate Capital California local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
Payless Shoe #526 Golden Gate Capital California local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
PAYLESS SHOESOURCE DISTRIBUTION INC Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 2008 $62,816 grant
PAYLESS SHOESOURCE DISTRIBUTION INC Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 2009 $48,750 grant
PAYLESS SHOESOURCE DISTRIBUTION INC Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 2011 $65,000 grant
PAYLESS SHOESOURCE DISTRIBUTION INC Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 2010 $23,434 grant
Payless Shoesource Distribution, Inc. Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Payless ShoeSource Worldwide, Inc Golden Gate Capital Kansas state 2007 $8,131 training reimbursement
Payless ShoeSource Worldwide, Inc Golden Gate Capital Kansas state 2009 $69,295 training reimbursement
Payless ShoeSource Worldwide, Inc Golden Gate Capital Kansas state 2011 $20,000 training reimbursement
Payless Shoesource, Inc. Golden Gate Capital New York state 2002 $168,509 grant
Payless Shoesource, Inc. Golden Gate Capital New York state 2002 $131,351 grant
Payless ShoeSource,Inc Golden Gate Capital New York state 2002 $33,176 grant
Perstorp Polyols PAI Partners Ohio local 1988 undisclosed enterprise zone
Pet Smart Inc. BC Partners Illinois Local 1996 $800,000 tax increment financing
Petco CVC Capital Partners Texas local 2011 $650,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Petco CVC Capital Partners Texas local 2011 $263,070 property tax abatement
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2014 $90,167 tax credit/rebate
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2014 $956,129 tax credit/rebate
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2014 $1,853,036 tax credit/rebate
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2015 $100,000 grant
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2016 $100,000 grant
Petco Animal Supplies CVC Capital Partners Texas state 2010 $3,100,000 grant
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES I CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2009 $14,967 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2010 $12,970 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2011 $19,327 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2012 $21,222 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2013 $20,957 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2014 $17,375 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2015 $11,385 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2016 $23,964 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2017 $15,962 property tax abatement
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc (#0488) CVC Capital Partners Colorado state $3,384 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners California state 2014 $2,600,000 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Texas local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2017 $2,328 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2017 $2,818 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $4,624 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $3,336 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $2,373 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $2,163 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $1,861 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $1,476 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $1,046 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2018 $1,018 tax credit/rebate
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLY CVC Capital Partners Illinois local 2012 $75,000 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $5,074 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $7,392 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $7,156 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $5,843 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $6,418 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $5,201 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $6,424 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $6,369 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $6,023 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart , Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2005 undisclosed enterprise zone
PetSmart , Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2005 undisclosed enterprise zone
PetSmart , Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2005 undisclosed enterprise zone
PetSmart 390% BC Partners Oregon state 2007 $6,424 tax credit/rebate
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2011 $10,714 property tax abatement
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2015 $11,839 property tax abatement
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2016 $14,453 property tax abatement
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2017 $14,106 property tax abatement
PetsMart Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2004 undisclosed enterprise zone
PetsMart Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2004 undisclosed enterprise zone
PETSMART, INC BC Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2007 $579,142 tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2008 $337,813 tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2006 $107,000 grant
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2005 $250,000 grant
PETSMART, INC. BC Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PETSMART, INC. BC Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PETSMART, INC. BC Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PetSmart, Inc. BC Partners Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 grant
PetSmart, Inc. BC Partners Pennsylvania state $1,090,000 tax credit/rebate
PetSmart, Inc. BC Partners Pennsylvania state 2014 $1,090,000 tax credit/rebate
Petsmart, Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2006 undisclosed enterprise zone
Petsmart, Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2006 undisclosed enterprise zone
Petsmart, Inc. & Subsidiaries BC Partners Arizona state 2006 undisclosed enterprise zone
PEXCO AEA Investors Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Pexco Llc AEA Investors United States federal 2014 $500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Pexco Llc AEA Investors United States federal 2012 $500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Pexco Llc AEA Investors United States federal 2013 $500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
PEXCO LLC AEA Investors Washington state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PEXCO LLC AEA Investors Washington state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PEXCO LLC AEA Investors Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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