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:

Download results as CSV or XML (maximum 10,000; for access to larger downloads contact Phil Mattera)
Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
RCS, Inc. Bain Capital New York local 2008 $69,670 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2008 $68,750 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2008 $95,267 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2008 $8,904 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2008 $10,264 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Establishment Inc. New Mountain Capital New York local 2008 $47,065 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BlueLinx Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2008 $145,130 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syracuse Generation American Securities New York local 2008 $866,923 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2008 $10,960 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Serta National Bedding Advent International New York local 2008 $73,429 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ADT Security Systems - 265 Thruway Apollo Global Management New York local 2008 $33,040 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2008 $148,946 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2008 $439,636 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2008 $173,284 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2008 $25,320,013 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2008 $15,137,477 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY Inc. / New Measures, LLC Carlyle Group New York local 2011 $2,433 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2011 $2,898 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ADT Security Systems - 265 Thruway Apollo Global Management New York local 2011 $6,872 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2011 $7,363 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2011 $8,572 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2011 $9,124 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Establishment Inc. New Mountain Capital New York local 2011 $11,010 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2011 $28,804 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2011 $39,340 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2011 $43,357 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2011 $74,559 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2011 $74,988 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2011 $97,727 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2011 $164,618 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax I, LLC Clearlake Capital New York local 2011 $181,256 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2011 $209,781 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2011 $507,003 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syracuse Generation American Securities New York local 2011 $921,917 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2011 $2,165,655 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2011 $14,981,165 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2011 $25,804,884 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2010 $770,136 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2005 $736,090 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 1998 $455,954 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2012 $25,823,134 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2012 $2,308,791 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syracuse Generation American Securities New York local 2012 $931,465 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ReEnergy Black River LLC Riverstone Holdings New York local 2012 $669,600 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2012 $450,174 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2012 $434,644 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2012 $149,387 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2012 $105,524 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2012 $89,622 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2012 $66,678 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2012 $64,740 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2012 $57,339 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2012 $43,357 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2012 $39,761 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY Inc. / New Measures, LLC Carlyle Group New York local 2012 $39,617 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2012 $34,736 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2012 $30,665 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2012 $8,493 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2012 $7,555 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2012 $2,898 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-A-Lot-Holley Onex New York local 2012 $2,250 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2012 $1,169 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2013 $2,192 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2013 $7,570 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2013 $8,250 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2013 $29,186 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2013 $32,272 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2013 $33,764 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2013 $39,382 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2013 $72,021 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2013 $107,345 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2013 $116,178 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY Inc. / New Measures, LLC Carlyle Group New York local 2013 $116,877 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2013 $174,282 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2013 $296,333 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2013 $493,212 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syracuse Generation American Securities New York local 2013 $1,184,311 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Life Time Fitness Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2013 $1,685,572 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2013 $2,383,797 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2013 $38,423,245 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Pet Smart Inc. BC Partners Illinois Local 1996 $800,000 tax increment financing
Jewel Foods Stores, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Illinois Local 2005 $4,000,000 tax increment financing
American Stores Properties, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Illinois Local 1999 $5,600,000 tax increment financing
Arsenal Capital Partners Arsenal Capital Partners Georgia local 2015 $1,255,940 tax increment financing
SONIC Roark Capital Nebraska local 2018 $152,397 tax increment financing
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
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
SAFEWAY, INC. Cerberus Capital Management California state 2004 $249,800 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
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
Download results as CSV or XML (maximum 10,000; for access to larger downloads contact Phil Mattera)