Schneider Securities, Inc. (SSI) Initiates Coverage of Bonso Electronics International:

Bonso Electronics International, Inc. Rating: BUY;

12-18 Month Price Target: $12 - $14 Per Share



Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Schneider Securities, Inc.

    DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonso Electronics designs (Nasdaq: BNSO),
 develops, manufactures, assembles, and markets a comprehensive line of
 electronic scales and weighing instruments, telecommunications products,
 health care products, and consumer electronics for private label Original
 Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).  The Company's electronic scales include
 laboratory, bathroom, kitchen, hanging, office, jewelry, postal, industrial,
 and parcel scales that are used in consumer, commercial, and industrial
 applications.  Bonso's health care products include electronic thermometers
 and blood pressure meters.  Bonso's new line of telecommunication products
 includes cordless phones, pagers, two-way radios, walkie-talkies, and hand-
 held GPS receivers.  Bonso's line of consumer electronics consists of
 manufacturing items such as joysticks, bicycle computers, radar detectors, GPS
 units, pedometers, chronographs, etc.  The Company signed a new contract worth
 $6 million in March.  Roughly 50% of the Company's products are sold in North
 America, 40% in Europe, and 10% in Asia and other countries.  For more
 complete information about Bonso, contact Cathy Pang at Bonso Electronics
 International Inc., Unit 1106-1110, 11/F Star House, 3 Salisbury Road, Tsim
 Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong (Tel: 011 852 2605-5822), or George O'Leary at
 Pacific Rim Products, 1919 Yacht Colina, Newport Beach, CA 92660 USA
 (Tel: 949 760-9611), or Natalio Banchero, 888-957-8890, or via the Internet at
 http://www.bonso.com.
 
     This research is being initiated by Natalio Banchero, Equities Analyst at
 Schneider Securities, Inc.  Information and statements contained herein, other
 than historical information, should be considered forward looking, which
 involves risk and uncertainties.  Schneider Securities, Inc., its officers,
 directors, and affiliates may maintain equity positions in the securities
 referenced, which may change at any time without notice.  Schneider
 Securities, Inc. is  Market Maker in these securities.  The securities
 referenced are speculative in nature and may not be suitable for your
 investment objective.
 
     Schneider Securities, Inc., is a member of the National Association of
 Securities Dealers, CRD number 16434.
 
 

SOURCE Schneider Securities, Inc.
    DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonso Electronics designs (Nasdaq: BNSO),
 develops, manufactures, assembles, and markets a comprehensive line of
 electronic scales and weighing instruments, telecommunications products,
 health care products, and consumer electronics for private label Original
 Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).  The Company's electronic scales include
 laboratory, bathroom, kitchen, hanging, office, jewelry, postal, industrial,
 and parcel scales that are used in consumer, commercial, and industrial
 applications.  Bonso's health care products include electronic thermometers
 and blood pressure meters.  Bonso's new line of telecommunication products
 includes cordless phones, pagers, two-way radios, walkie-talkies, and hand-
 held GPS receivers.  Bonso's line of consumer electronics consists of
 manufacturing items such as joysticks, bicycle computers, radar detectors, GPS
 units, pedometers, chronographs, etc.  The Company signed a new contract worth
 $6 million in March.  Roughly 50% of the Company's products are sold in North
 America, 40% in Europe, and 10% in Asia and other countries.  For more
 complete information about Bonso, contact Cathy Pang at Bonso Electronics
 International Inc., Unit 1106-1110, 11/F Star House, 3 Salisbury Road, Tsim
 Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong (Tel: 011 852 2605-5822), or George O'Leary at
 Pacific Rim Products, 1919 Yacht Colina, Newport Beach, CA 92660 USA
 (Tel: 949 760-9611), or Natalio Banchero, 888-957-8890, or via the Internet at
 http://www.bonso.com.
 
     This research is being initiated by Natalio Banchero, Equities Analyst at
 Schneider Securities, Inc.  Information and statements contained herein, other
 than historical information, should be considered forward looking, which
 involves risk and uncertainties.  Schneider Securities, Inc., its officers,
 directors, and affiliates may maintain equity positions in the securities
 referenced, which may change at any time without notice.  Schneider
 Securities, Inc. is  Market Maker in these securities.  The securities
 referenced are speculative in nature and may not be suitable for your
 investment objective.
 
     Schneider Securities, Inc., is a member of the National Association of
 Securities Dealers, CRD number 16434.
 
 SOURCE  Schneider Securities, Inc.