ADJ

big, high
low, small
political

VERB + STAKE

play for
They always play for high stakes
raise
lower

PREP

at ~
The minister will face the enquiry with his reputation at stake

ADJ

controlling, large, majority, significant, substantial
minority, small
direct
financial, equity

VERB + STAKE

have
acquire, buy, take
sell
build up, increase, lift, raise
cut, reduce

PREP

~ in
She acquired a four per cent direct stake in the business