Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Subsidy Total: 
$2,489,492,665
Number of Awards: 
3,230
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$462,779,77144
Energy Capital Partners$200,310,49430
Blackstone$159,681,96163
Cerberus Capital Management$156,397,933338
Bridgewater Associates$145,000,0002
Onex$142,852,91377
Searchlight Capital$135,069,0424
Mid Oaks Investments$130,335,58630
Thoma Bravo$105,673,5639
Apollo Global Management$83,065,256127


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
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
PORT TOWNSEND PAPER CORPORATION Lindsay Goldberg Washington state 2016 $236,847 tax credit/rebate
MAAX US-Corporation Lone Star Funds West Virginia state 2016 $32,805 training reimbursement
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring American Industrial Partners West Virginia state 2016 $5,468 training reimbursement
Bridgewater Associates, LP Bridgewater Associates Connecticut state 2016 $30,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture, LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2016 $11,000,000 tax credit/rebate
GKN Aerospace Florida, Inc. Melrose Industries Florida state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Mammoth Incorporated Melrose Industries United States federal 2015 $2,400,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neustar, Inc. Golden Gate Capital California state 2015 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Bob's Discount Furniture LLC Bain Capital Connecticut state 2015 $340,902 tax credit/rebate
Stant USA Corp. H.I.G. Capital Indiana state 2015 $200,000 training reimbursement
Multi-Color Corporation Platinum Equity Indiana state 2015 $200,000 training reimbursement
CTA Acoustics, Inc. Cerberus Capital Management Kentucky state 2015 $100,000 training reimbursement
Anchor Glass Container Corp. CVC Capital Partners Oklahoma state 2015 $2,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $287,559 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $338,505 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $144,468 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $103,292 tax credit/rebate
Safeway Inc. Cerberus Capital Management District of Columbia state 2015 $191,136 tax credit/rebate
Multi-Color Corporation Platinum Equity Indiana state 2015 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Armstrong Hardwood Flooring Company American Industrial Partners Kentucky state 2015 $1,590,000 tax credit/rebate
PETSMART INC BC Partners Maine state 2015 $11,839 property tax abatement
PORTS AMERICA MAINE INC Oaktree Capital Management Maine state 2015 $1,386 property tax abatement
PETCO ANIMAL SUPPLIES STORES INC CVC Capital Partners Maine state 2015 $11,385 property tax abatement
GUITAR CENTER STORES INC Ares Management Maine state 2015 $2,995 property tax abatement
TRC ENVIRONMENTAL CORPORATION New Mountain Capital Maine state 2015 $4,176 property tax abatement
SHAWS SUPERMARKETS INC AND SUBSIDIA Cerberus Capital Management Maine state 2015 $372,397 property tax abatement
STAPLES OFFICE SUPERSTORE EAST INC Sycamore Partners Management Maine state 2015 $43,093 property tax abatement
RUMFORD PAPER COMPANY Apollo Global Management Maine state 2015 $773,132 property tax abatement
CEC ENTERTAINMENT INC Apollo Global Management Maine state 2015 $1,891 property tax abatement
EDDIE BAUER LLC Golden Gate Capital Maine state 2015 $2,115 property tax abatement
Adare Pharmaceuticals TPG Capital New Jersey state 2015 $1,900,000 tax credit/rebate
Ready Pac Foods, Inc. H.I.G. Capital New Jersey state 2015 $27,407,030 tax credit/rebate
AerSale, Inc. Leonard Green & Partners New Mexico state 2015 $5,944 training reimbursement
Southern Graphic Systems, LLC Onex New York state 2015 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
McGraw-Hill Global Education, LLC Apollo Global Management New York state 2015 $2,600,000 tax credit/rebate
MULTI-COLOR CORPORATION Platinum Equity Ohio state 2015 $250,000 grant
RelaDyne LLC Audax Group Ohio state 2015 $143,000 tax credit/rebate
DAYTON PARTS LLC AEA Investors Oklahoma state 2015 $71,294 grant
DAYTON PARTS LLC AEA Investors Oklahoma state 2015 $60,356 grant
DAYTON PARTS LLC AEA Investors Oklahoma state 2015 $59,977 grant
ORS NASCO LLC Sycamore Partners Management Oklahoma state 2015 $10,095 grant
ORS NASCO, LLC Sycamore Partners Management Oklahoma state 2015 $14,116 grant
ORS NASCO, LLC Sycamore Partners Management Oklahoma state 2015 $9,869 grant
ENVIVA LP Riverstone Holdings United States federal 2015 $29,053 federal grant
ENVIVA LP Riverstone Holdings United States federal 2015 $34,010 federal grant
ENVIVA LP Riverstone Holdings United States federal 2015 $57,342 federal grant
PORTS AMERICA CHESAPEAKE LLC Oaktree Capital Management United States federal 2015 $31,749 federal grant
Mammoth Incorporated Melrose Industries United States federal 2015 $2,400,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
ZEP, Inc. New Mountain Capital United States federal 2015 $1,278,900 federal loan or loan guarantee
Crunch Fitness TPG Capital United States federal 2015 $1,261,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Bob's Discount Furniture, LLC Bain Capital Maryland state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
St. Joseph Energy Partners LLC Ares Management Indiana local 2015 $60,000,000 MEGADEAL
GKN Aerospace Chem-tronics, Inc. Melrose Industries California state 2015 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
BlackLine Systems, Inc. Silver Lake California state 2015 $1,100,000 tax credit/rebate
CEC ENTERTAINMENT, INC. Apollo Global Management Colorado state 2015 $2,443 tax credit/rebate
CEC ENTERTAINMENT, INC. Apollo Global Management Colorado state 2015 $2,257 tax credit/rebate
FXI INC One Rock Capital Partners Indiana local 2015 $1,976,970 property tax abatement
Belk, Inc. Sycamore Partners Management Louisiana state 2015 $202,978 enterprise zone
Cornerstone Chemical Company Littlejohn & Co. Louisiana state 2015 $720,697 property tax abatement
Cornerstone Chemical Company Littlejohn & Co. Louisiana state 2015 $680,529 property tax abatement
Cornerstone Chemical Company Littlejohn & Co. Louisiana state 2015 $625,221 property tax abatement
Angus Chemical Company Golden Gate Capital Louisiana state 2015 $548,524 property tax abatement
Cornerstone Chemical Company Littlejohn & Co. Louisiana state 2015 $498,099 property tax abatement
ASAP Industries, LLC Ares Management Louisiana state 2015 $227,692 property tax abatement
Gardner Denver Thomas KKR & Co. Louisiana state 2015 $132,073 property tax abatement
ASAP Industries, LLC Ares Management Louisiana state 2015 $10,099 property tax abatement
Petco CVC Capital Partners Nevada state 2015 $100,000 grant
SIMMONS BEDDING CO Advent International California state 2015 $18,256 training reimbursement
STAPLES CONTRACT & COMMERCIAL INC Sycamore Partners Management California state 2015 $12,973 training reimbursement
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA KKR & Co. California state 2015 undisclosed training reimbursement
TESTAMERICA LABORATORIES, INC. H.I.G. Capital California state 2015 undisclosed training reimbursement
FXI Inc. One Rock Capital Partners Mississippi state 2015 $35,000 grant
Golden Brothers, Inc. TPG Capital Pennsylvania state 2015 $31,547 tax credit/rebate
Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. American Industrial Partners Pennsylvania state 2015 $4,012 tax credit/rebate
Sparton Cerberus Capital Management South Dakota state 2015 $4,000 grant
American Medical Response Mid-Atlantic, Inc KKR & Co. Virginia state 2015 $12,567 enterprise zone
J. Crew, Inc. TPG Capital Virginia state 2015 $69,107 enterprise zone
Intelsat BC Partners Virginia state 2015 $50,000 training reimbursement
PEXCO LLC AEA Investors Washington state 2015 $18,650 tax credit/rebate
GKN AEROSPACE CHEM-TRONICS INC Melrose Industries Washington state 2015 $13,328 tax credit/rebate
SELMET INC Warburg Pincus Washington state 2015 $2,798 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2015 $194,595 tax credit/rebate
SAFEWAY INC Cerberus Capital Management Washington state 2015 $115,479 tax credit/rebate
VERTAFORE INC TPG Capital Washington state 2015 $11,715 tax credit/rebate
ALDER BIOPHARMACEUTICALS INC TPG Capital Washington state 2015 $5,580 tax credit/rebate
NORTH PACIFIC PAPER CORPORATION One Rock Capital Partners Washington state 2015 $530,555 tax credit/rebate
NORTHWEST HARDWOODS INC Littlejohn & Co. Washington state 2015 $253,246 tax credit/rebate
Arsenal Capital Partners Arsenal Capital Partners Georgia local 2015 $1,255,940 tax increment financing
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