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
Attachmate Corporation Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
HCR Manor Care Services, LLC et al. Carlyle Group Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Noramco, Inc. SK Capital Partners Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Staples Contract and Commercial, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management Ohio state 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Corporate Express Office Products, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management Ohio state 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sparton Medical Systems, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Ohio state 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Aleris Ohio Management, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management Ohio state 2004 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Fleetwood Travel Trailers of Ohio, Inc. American Industrial Partners Ohio state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Spartech Polycom, Inc. Arsenal Capital Partners Ohio state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Payless Shoesource Distribution, Inc. Golden Gate Capital Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Multi-Color Corporation Platinum Equity Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. KKR & Co. Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Anthro Corporation Melrose Industries Oregon state 2012 $20,981 tax credit/rebate
Carestream Health Onex Oregon state 2013 $61,244 tax credit/rebate
Safeway, Inc. Portland Division Cerberus Capital Management Oregon state 2012 $11,128 tax credit/rebate
Safeway, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Oregon state 2013 $146,360 tax credit/rebate
Jones New York Sycamore Partners Management Oregon state 2012 $1,775 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Clackamas Milk Plant Cerberus Capital Management Oregon state 2013 $28,858 tax credit/rebate
BLOUNT INTERNATIONAL, INC. (FREDERICK MFG INC) American Securities Missouri state 2012 $81,012 tax credit/rebate
AERSALE, INC Leonard Green & Partners New Mexico state 2013 $62,149 tax credit/rebate
FLUSHING TOWN CENTER LP Onex New York state 2012 $698,152 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners California state 2014 $2,600,000 tax credit/rebate
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2012 $3,000 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2012 $36,226 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2012 $31,387 tax credit/rebate
ATTACHMATE CORPORATION Golden Gate Capital Washington state 2012 $118,560 tax credit/rebate
ENERGYSOLUTIONS FEDERAL EPC INC Energy Capital Partners Washington state 2012 $188,411 tax credit/rebate
VERTAFORE INC TPG Capital Washington state 2012 $17,290 tax credit/rebate
ENERGYSOLUTIONS FEDERAL EPC INC Energy Capital Partners Washington state 2012 $27,198 tax credit/rebate
VERTAFORE INC TPG Capital Washington state 2012 $11,715 tax credit/rebate
NORTH PACIFIC PAPER CORP One Rock Capital Partners Washington state 2012 $930,525 tax credit/rebate
NORTHWEST HARDWOODS INC Littlejohn & Co. Washington state 2012 $206,846 tax credit/rebate
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2012 $298,080 tax credit/rebate
Northwest Hardwoods, Inc. Littlejohn & Co. Wisconsin state 2012 $400,000 tax credit/rebate
West Corporation Apollo Global Management Wisconsin state 2013 $89,000 tax credit/rebate
West Corporation Apollo Global Management Wisconsin state 2014 $385,700 tax credit/rebate
ALDER BIOPHARMACEUTIC INC TPG Capital Washington state 2013 $5,580 tax credit/rebate
VERTAFORE INC TPG Capital Washington state 2013 $11,715 tax credit/rebate
VERTAFORE INC TPG Capital Washington state 2013 $19,840 tax credit/rebate
ENERGYSOLUTIONS FEDERAL EPC INC Energy Capital Partners Washington state 2013 $27,198 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2013 $36,940 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2013 $44,296 tax credit/rebate
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2013 $51,270 tax credit/rebate
ATTACHMATE CORPORATION Golden Gate Capital Washington state 2013 $99,556 tax credit/rebate
ENERGYSOLUTIONS FEDERAL EPC INC Energy Capital Partners Washington state 2013 $209,282 tax credit/rebate
NORTHWEST HARDWOODS INC Littlejohn & Co. Washington state 2013 $283,143 tax credit/rebate
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2013 $333,231 tax credit/rebate
NORTH PACIFIC PAPER CORP One Rock Capital Partners Washington state 2013 $862,329 tax credit/rebate
EnergySolutions, Inc. & Subsidiaries Energy Capital Partners Maryland state 2014 $3,913 tax credit/rebate
West Corporation & Subsidiaries Apollo Global Management Nebraska state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PetSmart, Inc. BC Partners Pennsylvania state $1,090,000 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. KKR & Co. Pennsylvania state $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Neustar, Inc. Golden Gate Capital California state 2015 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Diversified Machine, Inc. Platinum Equity Pennsylvania state 2013 $21,544 tax credit/rebate
Golden Brothers, Inc. (t/a Golden Technologies) TPG Capital Pennsylvania state 2013 $21,423 tax credit/rebate
Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. American Industrial Partners Pennsylvania state 2013 $10,315 tax credit/rebate
Combined Systems, Inc. Carlyle Group Pennsylvania state 2013 $2,547 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture, LLC Bain Capital Maryland state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Freedom Group, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2013 $41,642 tax credit/rebate
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2013 $33,025 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2013 $9,891 tax credit/rebate
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2013 $121,047 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2013 $65,813 tax credit/rebate
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2013 $45,557 tax credit/rebate
Providencia USA, Inc. Blackstone North Carolina state 2013 $43,120 tax credit/rebate
Magneti Marelli Holding USA, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2013 $7,234 tax credit/rebate
AP Exhaust Technologies, Inc. Audax Group North Carolina state 2013 $12,626 tax credit/rebate
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2013 $438,781 tax credit/rebate
GKN Automotive Holding, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2013 $232,504 tax credit/rebate
GKN Driveline North America, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2013 $96,647 tax credit/rebate
The Gates Corporation Blackstone North Carolina state 2013 $57,267 tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Supply Co. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2013 $18,907 tax credit/rebate
Magneti Marelli Holding USA, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2013 $18,658 tax credit/rebate
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring American Industrial Partners North Carolina state 2013 $1,727 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2015 $340,902 tax credit/rebate
Tire Rack Leonard Green & Partners Connecticut state 2012 $19,530 tax credit/rebate
Tire Rack Leonard Green & Partners Connecticut state 2013 $25,530 tax credit/rebate
Wheeled Coach Industries, Inc. American Industrial Partners Florida state 2014 $168,000 tax credit/rebate
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc KKR & Co. Iowa state 2012 $673,479 tax credit/rebate
Joseph T. Ryerson and Son, Inc. ( Platinum Equity Iowa state 2010 $150,600 tax credit/rebate
Pregis Innovative Packaging Inc. Warburg Pincus Indiana state 2014 $75,000 tax credit/rebate
Aleris Rolled Products, Inc./Aleris Rolled Products Manufacturing, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management Kentucky state 2014 $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2014 $379,317 tax credit/rebate
Providencia USA, Inc. Blackstone North Carolina state 2014 $45,719 tax credit/rebate
Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. KKR & Co. North Carolina state 2014 $18,673 tax credit/rebate
DynCorp Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2014 $2,171 tax credit/rebate
AP Exhaust Technologies, Inc. Audax Group North Carolina state 2014 $3,521 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2014 $13,831 tax credit/rebate
Freedom Group, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2014 $153,675 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2013 $9,891 tax credit/rebate
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2013 $33,025 tax credit/rebate
Freedom Group, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2013 $41,642 tax credit/rebate
Prince Minerals, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2012 $1,862 tax credit/rebate
Freedom Group, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2012 $3,347 tax credit/rebate
Remington Arms Company, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2012 $19,353 tax credit/rebate
The Gates Corporation Blackstone North Carolina state 2014 $1,546 tax credit/rebate
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2014 $2,725 tax credit/rebate
Sentinel Capital Partners IV, LP Sentinel Capital Partners North Carolina state 2014 $6,500 tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Supply Co. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2014 $26,932 tax credit/rebate
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2014 $90,167 tax credit/rebate
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