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 Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2016 $52,912 property tax abatement
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2016 $14,453 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2016 $23,964 property tax abatement
WEST MARINE PRODUCTS Monomoy Capital Partners Maine state 2016 $1,921 property tax abatement
GUITAR CENTER STORES INC Ares Management Maine state 2016 $4,150 property tax abatement
TRC COMPANIES INC New Mountain Capital Maine state 2016 $7,672 property tax abatement
Frontier Spinning Mills, Inc. American Securities North Carolina state 2016 $2,439 tax credit/rebate
Freedom Group, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management North Carolina state 2016 $2,464 tax credit/rebate
Neustar, Inc. Golden Gate Capital North Carolina state 2016 $2,939 tax credit/rebate
Hexion, Inc. Apollo Global Management North Carolina state 2016 $4,263 tax credit/rebate
Apex Tool Group, LLC Bain Capital North Carolina state 2016 $9,901 tax credit/rebate
Belk, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2016 $23,188 tax credit/rebate
GKN Driveline North America, Inc. Melrose Industries North Carolina state 2016 $32,111 tax credit/rebate
Belk Administration Company Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2016 $35,670 tax credit/rebate
Affinia Group, Inc. Cypress Group North Carolina state 2016 $87,946 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
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
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
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners Colorado state 2016 $108,120 tax credit/rebate
GKN Aerospace Florida, Inc. Melrose Industries Florida state 2016 $755,000 grant
Southern Illinois Riverboat/Casino Cruises, Inc. Apollo Global Management Illinois state 2016 $64,250 tax credit/rebate
D & W FINE PACK HOLDINGS LLC Mid Oaks Investments Indiana local 2016 $964,200 property tax abatement
FXI INC One Rock Capital Partners Indiana local 2016 $1,568,720 property tax abatement
JDA Software, Inc. New Mountain Capital Maryland state 2016 $23,951 tax credit/rebate
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2016 $100,000 grant
Dayton Parts AEA Investors Oklahoma state 2016 $13,938 property tax abatement
United Stationers Supply Co Sycamore Partners Management Oregon state 2016 $58,130 property tax abatement
United Stationers Supply Company Sycamore Partners Management Oregon state 2016 $53,673 property tax abatement
Web.com Group, Inc. General Atlantic Pennsylvania state 2016 $148,000 tax credit/rebate
Web.com Group, Inc. General Atlantic Pennsylvania state 2016 $40,000 grant
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
LifePoint Hospitals, Inc. Apollo Global Management Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nortek Global HVAC, LLC Melrose Industries Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Nortek Global HVAC, LLC Melrose Industries Tennessee local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
Ply Gem Rocky Mount Clayton Dubilier & Rice Virginia state 2016 $100,000 grant
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2016 $9,071 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble Elliott Management Virginia local 2016 $4,453 tax credit/rebate
MW Manufacturers, Inc Clayton Dubilier & Rice Virginia state 2016 $160,000 grant
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 2016 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
Portillo's Hot Dogs, LLC Berkshire Partners Illinois state 2016 $67,285 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
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 322 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,468 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1532 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $1,560 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 2817 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $2,219 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 1760 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $2,645 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 8103 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $5,318 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Store 6530 Cerberus Capital Management Colorado state 2016 $8,104 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 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
JEWEL-OSCO Cerberus Capital Management Illinois local 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Kronos Inc. Hellman & Friedman Massachusetts state 2016 $8,000,000 tax credit/rebate
GARDNER DENVER INC KKR & Co. Oklahoma state 2016 $106,188 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Maryland local 2016 $500,000 grant
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $11,465 multiple
Jetro Cash and Carry Enterprises, LLC #4 (2012) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $6,278 multiple
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2016 $2,115 multiple
Sparton Cerberus Capital Management South Dakota state 2016 $4,000 grant
Sparton Cerberus Capital Management South Dakota state 2016 $2,000 grant
Wesco Aircraft Hardware Corporation Platinum Equity Texas local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
NORTH PACIFIC PAPER COMPANY, LLC One Rock Capital Partners Washington state 2016 $551,435 tax credit/rebate
NORTHWEST HARDWOODS, INC. Littlejohn & Co. Washington state 2016 $250,461 tax credit/rebate
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