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
Safeway Store 2824 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,111 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES THE OFFICE SUPERSTORE WEST, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2016 $1,157 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES CONTRACT & COMMERCIAL, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2016 $1,211 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2810 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,241 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 3728 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,308 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 322 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,468 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1892 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,553 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1532 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,560 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 3723 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,778 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2915 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,792 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 722 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,989 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 322 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $1,995 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2917 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,004 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1721 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,126 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1792 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,135 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2817 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $2,219 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2017 $2,328 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 017 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,434 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1644 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,507 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1045 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,569 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1760 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $2,645 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1681 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,689 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES THE OFFICE SUPERSTORE WEST, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2017 $2,759 tax credit/rebate
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. CVC Capital Partners Colorado state 2017 $2,818 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1071 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,832 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 344 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,850 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1760 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $2,923 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 617 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $3,010 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 390 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $3,144 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2810 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $3,755 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1248 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $3,756 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1045 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $4,447 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1587 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $4,868 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2246 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $5,200 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1532 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $5,200 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 8103 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $5,318 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES CONTRACT & COMMERCIAL, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2017 $6,652 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2341 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $7,027 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2817 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $7,851 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 6530 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $8,104 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2520 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $11,177 tax credit/rebate
Joseph T. Ryerson & Son, Inc. Platinum Equity Colorado state 2016 $13,060 tax credit/rebate
Joseph T. Ryerson and Son, Inc. Platinum Equity Colorado state 2016 $13,060 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1248 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $16,493 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2824 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $21,130 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 6530 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2017 $26,759 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 8402 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $27,144 tax credit/rebate
MERCURY PAYMENT SYSTEMS LLC Silver Lake Colorado state 2016 $74,229 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2017 $571,539 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cpts #4202 Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2017 $158,095 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cpts Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2017 $253,393 tax credit/rebate
GKN Aerospace Florida, Inc. Melrose Industries Florida state 2017 $1,775,000 tax credit/rebate
JEWEL FOOD STORE Cerberus Capital Management Illinois local 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
JEWEL-OSCO Cerberus Capital Management Illinois local 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GKN Sinter Metals, LLC Melrose Industries Indiana state 2018 $100,000 tax credit/rebate
Kronos Inc. Hellman & Friedman Massachusetts state 2016 $8,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture, LLC Bain Capital Maryland state 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
JDA Software, Inc. New Mountain Capital Maryland state 2017 $10,913 tax credit/rebate
West Corporation and Subsidiaries Apollo Global Management Nebraska state 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER INC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2016 $106,188 tax credit/rebate
BIG TEX TRAILER MANUFACTURING, INC. Bain Capital Oklahoma state 2009 $129,260 tax credit/rebate
NORTEK AIR SOLUTIONS, LLC Melrose Industries Oklahoma state 2010 $186,280 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER INC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2015 $197,095 tax credit/rebate
BIG TEX TRAILER MANUFACTURING, INC. Bain Capital Oklahoma state 2010 $247,462 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER PETROLEUM PUMPS, LLC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2013 $281,876 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER PETROLEUM PUMPS, LLC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2013 $385,051 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER PETROLEUM PUMPS, LLC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2012 $507,342 tax credit/rebate
BIG TEX TRAILER MANUFACTURING, INC. Bain Capital Oklahoma state 2011 $513,032 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER INC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2014 $660,653 tax credit/rebate
Northwest Hardwoods, Inc Littlejohn & Co. Oregon state 2018 $35,613 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2018 $280,144 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2017 $253,393 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2018 $173,192 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2017 $158,095 tax credit/rebate
Magneti Marelli Holding USA LLC KKR & Co. Michigan state 2019 $1,590,000 tax credit/rebate
Barracuda Networks Thoma Bravo Michigan state 2018 $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2017 $24,576,459 tax credit/rebate
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2017 $1,110,106 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2017 $880,495 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2017 $666,210 tax credit/rebate
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2017 $609,235 tax credit/rebate
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2017 $341,739 tax credit/rebate
ReEnergy Black River LLC Riverstone Holdings New York local 2017 $227,848 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax 1, LLC Clearlake Capital New York local 2017 $219,388 tax credit/rebate
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2017 $136,491 tax credit/rebate
Dealer Tire LLC/N&G Realty Co. Lindsay Goldberg New York local 2017 $102,782 tax credit/rebate
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2017 $58,204 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax 1, LLC Clearlake Capital New York local 2017 $43,044 tax credit/rebate
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2017 $41,846 tax credit/rebate
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2017 $35,559 tax credit/rebate
NBTY/Cartwright Loop/Exp. Carlyle Group New York local 2017 $7,051 tax credit/rebate
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2017 $6,835 tax credit/rebate
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2017 $3,908 tax credit/rebate
CompuCom Systems, Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners South Carolina state 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ascend Performance Materials, LLC SK Capital Partners South Carolina state 2018 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Lifepoint Apollo Global Management Tennessee local 2011 $6,428,758 tax credit/rebate
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS INC. Melrose Industries Washington state 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC. Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2017 $204,237 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC. Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2017 $141,777 tax credit/rebate
VERTAFORE, INC. TPG Capital Washington state 2017 $93,720 tax credit/rebate
ALDER BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. TPG Capital Washington state 2017 $44,639 tax credit/rebate
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