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 Parent Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Sonic Drive In Roark Capital Texas local 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Save-A-Lot Supermarket Onex Massachusetts state 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Nielsen Media Research KKR & Co. Florida state 2002 $250,000 grant
Duro Bag Manufacturing Co., Inc. Wind Point Partners New Jersey state 2002 $355,446 grant
Sparton Medical Systems, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Ohio state 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
EAGLE PICHER TECHNOLOGIES LLC Apollo Global Management United States federal 2002 $136,642 federal grant
EAGLE PICHER TECHNOLOGIES LLC Apollo Global Management United States federal 2002 $136,642 federal grant
GKN AEROSPACE SERVICES CONNEC Melrose Industries United States federal 2002 $34,340 federal grant
GKN WESTLAND AEROSPACE INC Melrose Industries United States federal 2002 $34,340 federal grant
KCP TECH Apollo Global Management United States federal 2002 $499,831 federal grant
CALPINE CORP Energy Capital Partners United States federal 2002 $425,000 federal grant
CALPINE SISKIYOU GEOTHERMAL PA Energy Capital Partners United States federal 2002 $150,000 federal grant
Anchor Glass Container Corporation CVC Capital Partners New York state 2002 $80,000 enterprise zone
Hancor, Inc. American Securities LLC New York state 2002 $35,000 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2002 $56,500 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2002 $76,500 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2002 $76,500 enterprise zone
National Bedding Company, LLC Advent International New York state 2002 $38,802 enterprise zone
Pfaudler Inc. Deutsche Beteiligungs AG New York state 2002 $24,600 enterprise zone
Remington Arms Company, LLC Cerberus Capital Management New York state 2002 $31,700 enterprise zone
Save A Lot Onex New York state 2002 $34,600 enterprise zone
Staples the Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2002 $31,000 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. 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
Unifrax I, LLC fka Unifrax Corporation American Securities LLC New York state 2002 $115,725 enterprise zone
TRINET General Atlantic California state 2003 $62,720 training reimbursement
INGRAM MICRO INC. Platinum Equity California state 2003 $148,764 training reimbursement
CALPINE CORPORATION Energy Capital Partners California state 2003 $215,204 training reimbursement
JOANN STORES, INC. Leonard Green & Partners California state 2003 $320,090 training reimbursement
Blue Bird Body Co. American Securities LLC Georgia state 2003 $11,000,000 grant
Advanced Receivables Strategy, Inc. Silver Lake Kentucky state 2003 $2,951,150 tax credit/rebate
Remington Arms Company, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2003 $400,000 tax credit/rebate
ADCO PRODUCTS INC American Securities LLC Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
IMCO RECYCLING OF MICHIGAN LLC Oaktree Capital Management Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
ADCO PRODUCTS INC American Securities LLC Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
TNT LOGISTICS NORTH AMERICA INC Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
PIONEER METAL FINISHING CORPORATION Aterian Investment Partners Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
TOWER AUTOMOTIVE TOOL LLC KPS Capital Partners, LP Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
IMCO RECYCLING OF MICHIGAN LLC Oaktree Capital Management Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERAMERICAN ZINC INC Oaktree Capital Management Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREENFIELD DIE & MANUFACTURING CORP MiddleGround Capital Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
GKN AEROSPACE NORTH AMERICA INC Melrose Industries Missouri state 2003 $196,612 tax credit/rebate
ADT Security Services, Inc. Apollo Global Management Nebraska state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sithe Energies Blackstone New York local 2003 $15,294,929 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Niagara Generation (C.H. Resources, Inc.) American Securities LLC New York local 2003 $2,074,110 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Natures Bounty KKR & Co. New York local 2003 $304,993 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2003 $259,218 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Coated Paper, LLC American Securities LLC New York local 2003 $173,750 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Natures Bounty KKR & Co. New York local 2003 $116,131 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Est New Mountain Capital New York local 2003 $88,385 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ADT Security Systems Apollo Global Management New York local 2003 $62,047 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Serta Advent International New York local 2003 $50,652 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman Ares Management New York local 2003 $45,295 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ADT Security Systems Apollo Global Management New York local 2003 $31,728 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2003 $27,362 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2003 $16,672 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Associated Materials Inc. (Alside) Hellman & Friedman Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
BMC Software Texas LP #1 Bain Capital Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
BMC Software Texas LP #2 Bain Capital Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
BMC Software Texas LP #3 Bain Capital Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
Global Bay Mobile Technologies, Inc. Francisco Partners New York local 2003 $22,591 grant
CITCO Fund Services General Atlantic New York local 2003 $192,500 grant
Bobs Discount Furniture Bain Capital Massachusetts state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
New England Confectionary Company Ares Management Massachusetts state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Oceania Cruises, Inc. Apollo Global Management Florida state 2003 $240,000 tax credit/rebate
Syniverse Networks, Inc. Carlyle Group Florida state 2003 $519,000 tax credit/rebate
Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, LLC Elliott Management New Jersey state 2003 $1,342,800 grant
C & M FINE PACK INC. Mid Oaks Investments Indiana local 2003 $23,264,610 property tax abatement
Columbus Steel Castings Company et al. Protostar Partners Ohio state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CALPINE CORP Energy Capital Partners United States federal 2003 $15,000 federal grant
THE NEIMAN MARCUS GROUP LLC Ares Management Texas state 2003 undisclosed enterprise zone
Anchor Glass Container Corp. CVC Capital Partners New York state 2003 $83,000 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2003 $95,125 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2003 $144,100 enterprise zone
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2003 $144,100 enterprise zone
Jetro Management & Development Corp. Leonard Green & Partners New York state 2003 $182,969 enterprise zone
Pfaudler Inc. Deutsche Beteiligungs AG New York state 2003 $222,735 enterprise zone
Save A Lot Onex New York state 2003 $8,258 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, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $46,500 enterprise zone
Staples, The Office Superstore East, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management New York state 2003 $1,365,545 enterprise zone
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York state 2003 $156,850 enterprise zone
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
TriNet Networking and Training Inc General Atlantic California state 2004 undisclosed training reimbursement
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2004 $500,000 grant
PETsMART, Inc. BC Partners Illinois state 2004 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Company (fka Hartco Flooring Company) American Industrial Partners Kentucky state 2004 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
CTA Acoustics, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2004 $33,339,720 tax credit/rebate
ADCO PRODUCTS INC American Securities LLC Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
EAGLE-PICHER AUTOMOTIVE-HILLSDALE TOOL DIVISION Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERAMERICAN ZINC INC Oaktree Capital Management Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
IMCO RECYCLING OF MICHIGAN LLC Oaktree Capital Management Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
EAGLE PICHER AUTOMOTIVE HILLSDALE TOOL Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
ADCO PRODUCTS INC American Securities LLC Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
NORDYNE INC C/O NORTEK INC Melrose Industries Missouri state 2004 $5,446,756 tax credit/rebate
Athens Generating Company, L.P. Riverstone Holdings New York local 2004 $17,368,211 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Energies Blackstone New York local 2004 $17,155,873 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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