Essex National Securities Inc., a broker-dealer once owned by a subsidiary of Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union, has been acquired by private investment firm Samson Investment Partners Inc.

Essex was acquired from Addison Avenue Financial Partners LLC, once a subsidiary of Addison Avenue FCU. The credit union merged with the now-$5.1 billion First Tech Federal Credit Union in 2011.

Essex in Napa, Calif., offers broker-dealer, registered investment advisory, wealth management and insurance services to financial institutions.

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