I am working on an internal admin dashboard for a finance company and the PEP (Politically Exposed Person) section of a business is actually a negative thing because those are the people we do not want to do business with. It's also a very important deciding factor when scanning business details, so it needs to be called out. We really can't drastically change the front end at this point. How do we show Yes to this?
Your objective is to draw your client's attention towards not doing business with PEP, therefore you could highlight just that and avoid the opposite sounding
PEP: Yes/No combination. Leaving the non-PEP blank conveys the required message.
Alternate design for PEP:
You could explicitly show an indication for non-PEP as well:
Alternate designs for non-PEP: