Dynamically change the currency type in a Crosstable

I’m attempting to write a script that would dynamically change the currency format within a cross table via a document property.  The rate conversation has already been done in the database and is represented in three columns:

USD_AMT:  The amount in USD
LOCAL_AMT:  The amount in the currency noted in LOCAL_CURR
LOCAL_CURR:  The local currency

The document property I have points to the LOCAL_CURR column and tells the custom expression to either use USD_AMT or LOCAL_AMT in the aggregation based on its selection.

I’m not proficient in IronPython (yet!) but I’ve managed to piece the below together based on the research I’ve done:

curr = Document.Properties["DropDownCurrency"]

from System import Globalization
from Spotfire.Dxp.Application.Visuals import CrossTablePlot
from Spotfire.Dxp.Application.Visuals import CategoryKey
from Spotfire.Dxp.Data import *
from Spotfire.Dxp.Data.Formatters import *

tbl = ReportToPlot.As[CrossTablePlot]()
gbp = Globalization.CultureInfo("en-GB")
usd = Globalization.CultureInfo("en-US")

if curr == "GBP":
	lsf = DataType.Real.CreateCultureSpecificFormatter(gbp)
	lsf.Category = NumberFormatCategory.Currency
	lsf.DecimalDigits = 0
elif curr == "USD":
	lsf = DataType.Real.CreateCultureSpecificFormatter(usd)
	lsf.Category = NumberFormatCategory.Currency
	lsf.DecimalDigits = 0;

from Spotfire.Dxp.Application.Visuals import CrossTablePlot

tbl.MeasureAxis = CategoryKey('Variance')
#Properties.Formatter = lsf

I think I’m on the right track but I’m having trouble completely this script and unfortunate for me, I’m running out of time.  I’d really appreciate any help I can get.

Thanks, Jake

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