Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Subsidy Total: 
$2,422,780,044
Number of Awards: 
2,925
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 2010.

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
Cerberus Capital Management$251,659,005326
Energy Capital Partners$176,495,62729
Blackstone$156,304,23258
Onex$143,185,40476
Searchlight Capital$135,069,0424
Mid Oaks Investments$126,377,38628
Bridgewater Associates$115,000,0001
Thoma Bravo$103,780,5948
Apollo Global Management$87,534,761139


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Sithe Energies Blackstone New York local 2007 $15,633,628 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Avon Products, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2007 $2,800,966 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Avon Products, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2007 $1,255,729 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Seneca Power Partners/ Sithe Energies, Inc. Blackstone New York local 2007 $1,059,058 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syr Gen (CH Resources) American Securities New York local 2007 $879,249 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Avon Products Inc Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2007 $755,704 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Carestream Health Inc. Onex New York local 2007 $697,366 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2007 $213,765 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BlueLinx Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2007 $134,737 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2007 $132,394 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Serta National Bedding Advent International New York local 2007 $70,729 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Coated Paper, LLC (Fibermark) American Securities New York local 2007 $62,702 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Establishment Inc. New Mountain Capital New York local 2007 $59,283 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2007 $48,694 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
RCS, Inc. Bain Capital New York local 2007 $48,338 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2007 $46,831 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ADT Security Systems - 265 Thruway Apollo Global Management New York local 2007 $41,618 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2007 $21,102 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2007 $13,218 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2007 $11,201 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2007 $8,872 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2007 $1,620 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Athens Generating Co LLP Riverstone Holdings New York local 2009 $26,427,335 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Sithe Blackstone New York local 2009 $15,042,689 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Avon Products, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2009 $3,834,469 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Avon Products, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2009 $1,561,667 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Avon Products Inc Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2009 $1,215,689 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syracuse Generation American Securities New York local 2009 $873,391 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Syracuse Generation American Securities New York local 2009 $600,321 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2009 $309,032 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Anchor Glass Container CVC Capital Partners New York local 2009 $307,479 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Save-a-Lot Onex New York local 2009 $152,472 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NBTY/Cartwright Loop Carlyle Group New York local 2009 $96,198 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Serta National Bedding Advent International New York local 2009 $73,320 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BlueLinx Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2009 $61,522 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
National Bedding Company LLC Advent International New York local 2009 $40,664 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Establishment Inc. New Mountain Capital New York local 2009 $35,524 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
ADT Security Systems - 265 Thruway Apollo Global Management New York local 2009 $24,939 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 2009 $17,383 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ward's Natural Science Inc. VWR Education LLC New Mountain Capital New York local 2009 $16,069 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WPS Beaver Falls Generation American Securities New York local 2009 $14,178 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2009 $11,033 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Osmose Holding, Inc. Oaktree Capital Management New York local 2009 $8,673 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2009 $6,932 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
RCS, Inc. Bain Capital New York local 2009 $6,058 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Unifrax Corporation Clearlake Capital New York local 2009 $1,362 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Exigence North America, LLC Blackstone New York local 2009 $1,095 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Global Bay Mobile Technologies, Inc. Francisco Partners New York local 2003 $22,591 grant
Safeway Holdings, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2002 $55,460 grant
Safeway Holdings, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 2002 $22,184 grant
IPC Information Systems,Inc Silver Lake New York local 2002 $252,000 grant
CITCO Fund Services General Atlantic New York local 2003 $192,500 grant
IPC Information Systems,Inc Silver Lake New York local 2004 $255,500 grant
CITCO Fund Services General Atlantic New York local 2005 $273,000 grant
Interactive Data Corp. Silver Lake New York local 2009 $795,000 grant
Avon Products, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management New York local 1996 $1,197,534 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Bergdorf Goodman, Inc. Ares Management New York local 1998 $430,688 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, Inc. #2 (2005) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2005 $647,499 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Jetro Cash & Carry Enterprises, LLC #3 (2010) Leonard Green & Partners New York local 2010 $482,414 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
The Neiman Marcus Group Ares Management Texas local 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
West Telemarketing Apollo Global Management Texas local 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
West Telemarketing LP Apollo Global Management Texas local 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sabre, Inc. and Maguire Partners-Solana Holdings LP & Maguire Holdings Westlake Partnership TPG Capital Texas local 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Laredo WLE, LP Riverstone Holdings Texas local 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonic Roark Capital Texas local 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonic Drive In Roark Capital Texas local 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ennis Paint Inc Olympus Partners Texas local 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Standard Fruit & Vegetable KKR & Co. Texas local 1998 $5,240 property tax abatement
DFW/Wheatland-PETsMART BC Partners Texas local 1999 $28,921 property tax abatement
Albertsons Cerberus Capital Management Texas local 2000 $44,478 property tax abatement
Albertsons Cerberus Capital Management Texas local 2001 $66,763 property tax abatement
Jetro Holdings Leonard Green & Partners Texas local 2006 $86,524 property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
JOSEPH T RYERSON & SON INC Platinum Equity Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER CO Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER CO Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER CO Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
ADCO PRODUCTS INC American Securities Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
CHAMPION BUS INC American Industrial Partners Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
AXLE TECH INTERNATIONAL LLC Carlyle Group Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
AXLE TECH INTERNATIONAL LLC Carlyle Group Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
ESCANABA PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
CHAMPION BUS INC American Industrial Partners Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
STANT USA H.I.G. Capital Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
STYRON,LLC Bain Capital Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Jostens, Inc. Platinum Equity Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Magneti Marelli Suspension USA, LLC KKR & Co. Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Magneti Marelli Suspension USA, LLC KKR & Co. Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
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