Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Subsidy Total: 
$3,407,427,107
Number of Awards: 
3,319
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
Apollo Global Management$621,104,537166
Riverstone Holdings$470,847,93371
Energy Capital Partners$248,706,97446
Blackstone$159,681,96163
Cerberus Capital Management$145,651,931100
Bridgewater Associates$145,000,0002
Onex$142,728,76875
Searchlight Capital$135,000,0003
Mid Oaks Investments$130,260,58629
EQT AB$121,287,89646


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parentsort icon Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Staples Contract and Commercial Inc. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2013 $2,180 tax credit/rebate
Belk, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management Louisiana state 2015 $202,978 enterprise zone
STAPLES CONTRACT & COMMERCIAL INC Sycamore Partners Management California state 2015 $12,973 training reimbursement
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2015 $2,782,192 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2015 $2,907 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2015 $59,941 tax credit/rebate
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Ltd. Sycamore Partners Management United States federal 2015 $1,936,684 federal loan or loan guarantee
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2016 $52,912 property tax abatement
Belk, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2016 $23,188 tax credit/rebate
United Stationers Supply Co. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2015 $32,220 tax credit/rebate
Belk Administration Company Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2016 $35,670 tax credit/rebate
Belk, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2015 $41,126 tax credit/rebate
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $16,320 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $16,680 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples the Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $31,000 enterprise zone
Staples, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $35,625 enterprise zone
Staples, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2004 $1,457,823 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2005 $1,569,553 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2008 $1,036,864 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2009 $1,250,383 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2010 $1,095,710 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $946,000 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $1,365,545 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2011 $1,153,864 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2012 $1,002,624 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2013 $783,126 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2014 $515,764 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2015 $248,929 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. FKA Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2001 $10,500 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. FKA Staples Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $58,500 enterprise zone
Staples, Tthe Office Superstore, East FKA Staples, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $738,000 enterprise zone
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
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2016 $2,936,037 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2016 $2,907 tax credit/rebate
STE MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2016 $6,567 tax credit/rebate
Coldwater Creek Inc Sycamore Partners Management West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed 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
STAPLES THE OFFICE SUPERSTORE WEST, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2017 $2,759 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES CONTRACT & COMMERCIAL, INC. Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2017 $6,652 tax credit/rebate
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2017 $54,579 property tax abatement
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2017 $2,011,307 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2017 $23,253 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2017 $42,919 tax credit/rebate
Staples Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2018 $5,641 tax credit/rebate
Staples Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2018 $3,233 tax credit/rebate
Staples Sycamore Partners Management Colorado state 2018 $2,799 tax credit/rebate
Coldwater Creek Inc Sycamore Partners Management West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2018 $44,033 property tax abatement
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2019 $44,033 property tax abatement
Belk Administration Company Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2018 $28,257 tax credit/rebate
Belk Administration Company Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2019 $22,250 tax credit/rebate
Belk Administration Co. Sycamore Partners Management North Carolina state 2017 $22,155 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2019 $1,918,911 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2018 $1,857,347 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2019 $23,253 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2018 $23,253 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2019 $260,999 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2018 $159,210 tax credit/rebate
STE. MICHELLE WINE ESTATES LTD. Sycamore Partners Management Washington state 2018 $30,484 tax credit/rebate
CoSentry.Net, LLC TA Associates Nebraska state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CoSentry TA Associates South Dakota state 2011 $1,000 training reimbursement
Coaxis TA Associates Oregon state 2005 $30,525 training reimbursement
Digicert TA Associates Utah state 2011 $1,890 training reimbursement
Medsolutions, Inc. TA Associates Tennessee state 2012 $85,760 training reimbursement
MedSolutions, Inc. TA Associates Florida state 2005 $312,279 tax credit/rebate
MedSolutions, Inc. TA Associates Florida state 2006 $465,000 tax credit/rebate
CoSentry TA Associates Kansas state 2012 $114,567 grant
CoSentry Holdings, Inc. & Subsidiaries TA Associates Nebraska state 2019 $361,380 tax rebate
Compuware Corp. Thoma Bravo Michigan multiple 1999 $100,000,000 MEGADEAL
Instructure, Inc. Thoma Bravo Utah state 2013 $1,892,969 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2013 $9,891 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2014 $13,831 tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2013 $9,891 tax credit/rebate
Ellie Mae, Inc. Thoma Bravo Nebraska state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Compuware Corporation Thoma Bravo North Carolina state 2014 $13,831 tax credit/rebate
Barracuda Networks Thoma Bravo Michigan state 2013 $85,150 property tax abatement
Barracuda Networks Thoma Bravo Michigan state 2013 $2,898,000 tax credit/rebate
Barracuda Networks Thoma Bravo Michigan state 2018 $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Compucom Systems Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners Kentucky state 2010 $1,400,000 tax credit/rebate
Material Handling Systems Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners Kentucky state 2008 $360,000 tax credit/rebate
Amscan, Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners New York local 2004 $398,180 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
PARTY CITY CORPORATION Thomas H. Lee Partners New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Material Handling Systems, Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners United States federal 2014 $500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Party City Thomas H. Lee Partners United States federal 2016 $1,475,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Material Handling Systems, Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners United States federal 2016 $1,291,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
PARTY CITY Thomas H. Lee Partners United States federal 2017 $1,410,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
CompuCom Systems, Inc. Thomas H. Lee Partners South Carolina state 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Dialogic Corporation TowerBrook Capital Partners New Jersey state 1997 $861,600 grant
American Tire Distributors, Inc. TPG Capital North Carolina state 2009 $161,401 tax credit/rebate
American Tire Distributors, Inc. TPG Capital North Carolina state 2010 $302,274 tax credit/rebate
Sierra Holdings, Inc TPG Capital Oregon state 2010 $4,875 tax credit/rebate
Galleon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. TPG Capital Pennsylvania state 2009 $31,749 tax credit/rebate
Galleon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. TPG Capital Pennsylvania state 2010 $33,662 tax credit/rebate
Golden Brothers, Inc. TPG Capital Pennsylvania state 2010 $5,513 tax credit/rebate
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