PALM BEACH, Fla. - Capturing 401(k) rollovers has been top of mind for mutual fund companies for years. Now, with billions of dollars flowing out of equity funds, $682 billion in September alone, mostly into cash, capturing 401(k) rollovers and moving money out of cash and safe bets back into equities is the name of the game.

For years, financial experts have been trying to figure out how to capture the trillions of dollars in assets being rolled over into Individual Retirement Accounts by retiring investors and job changers every year, but they have been continually stumped by investor behavior.

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